Overview: Students will attempt to bring in tourism to the Circleville Pumpkin Show. They will use persuasive techniques along with creativity and originality to promote the Pumpkin Show. Persuasive techniques will be displayed through written expression and orally.

Entry Event: Pumpkin Show media representative will come speak to students about the importance of the promotion of the Pumpkin Show

Driving Question: What techniques can we use to promote tourism at the Pumpkin Show?

Content Focus: persuasive techniques, letter writing, oral communication, descriptive writing

21st Century Skills: Collaboration, Communication, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving

Major Products: advertisement, business letter, brochure, final presentation (sales pitch)

Example of final product
Example of student brochure
Example of student brochure
Example of student of brochure
Persuasive Techniques PowerPoint