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Bell Ringer: Analyzing Political Advertisements

Analyzing Political Advertisements

Joe Fuld, a Democratic campaign consultant, and Dan Allen, a Republican campaign consultant, talked about what makes an effective ad and what political advertisers are competing against on television.

Description

Joe Fuld, a Democratic campaign consultant, and Dan Allen, a Republican campaign consultant, talked about what makes an effective ad and what political advertisers are competing against on television.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to Mr. Fuld and Mr. Allen, what makes an effective political advertisement?
  • What obstacles do political campaigns face with campaign advertisements? What strategies do they suggest to be most effective?
  • What did Mr. Allen and Mr. Fuld think about the Greg Abbott campaign ad that was shown in the clip? What reasons do they give?

Additional Resource

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Campaign
    • Candidate
    • Effectiveness
    • Election
    • Political Ad
    • Viewers
    • Voters

    Topics

    Campaigns & Elections

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity