How to Create a Persuasive Persona

Curriculum support5 mins£2

Key takeaways
To use anecdotes to develop a persuasive persona.
To use persuasive techniques to develop a persuasive persona.
To use irony to develop a persuasive persona.
Kitan CoxHost: As an experienced secondary English teacher, I have taught GCSE and A-Level English (Language and Literature), Media Studies, Extended Project Qualification, Critical Thinking and Drama in a wide range of educational settings in London and Surrey (outstanding secondary schools, academies and a further education college). I am also been involved in motivating students through extracurricular activities inside and outside of school. Additionally, I have a certificate in Life Coaching.

Did you know that you can adopt a persuasive persona to help your argument? Do you want to learn how? Then this class is for you! This class will focus on persuasive, opinion writing to enable students to express their viewpoints and arguments effectively. Students will be guided through how to use anecdotes, persuasive techniques, and irony to help develop a persuasive persona. This class is great for Years 10 and 11 or for students who want to strengthen their arguments.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for Year 10 and 11 or S4 and S5. 

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
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