Facts, Inferences, Assumptions, and Shared Values She enjoys singing, dancing, and playing guitar and piano She is a musical person Musical people enjoy musical activities like playing instruments and singing. Music/ Hobbies Fact Inference Assumption Shared Value
Habits of Mind Habit of Mind Definition Explanation Confident in Reasoning Self trusting vs. hostile towards reasoning Janelle is really confident in her reasoning. When it came to her religion she wasn’t afraid of speaking out and making her voice heard showing how robust her opinion is and how trusting she is about her reasoning skills and judgments. Systematic Organized vs. Disorganized Janelle has a plan for herself, her ideas set in place as far as what she wants to do with her life. Her good performance in school suggests she values education and knows the importance it has in terms of her future plans.
Emotional Appeals Emotional Appeal Definition Quote/ Reference Explanation Transfer Associates about a product will transfer to consumer Her picture with the colorfully dressed entertainer and the one with her family. The picture of her with the entertainer suggests that she is a fun, easy going person and the one with her family shows how much she values family.
Transfer Janelle at Santa Monica Pier Janelle with her family after graduation
Emotional Appeals Emotional Appeal Definition Quote/ Reference Explanation Pity/ Sympathy Asks us to suspend our critical judgment because we pity a subject of a sad circumstance or because we can identify with someone else’s troubles. “ It’s not always easy being Catholic…” The wording she chooses for this show’s that she’s seeking some kind of sympathy in terms of her religion and the hardships it entails.
Analysis of Problematic Ambiguity Instance Resolution Explanation Ambiguity: “ I’ve never had a real job before.” Qualifying: Qualitative analysis would help determine what is/is not included bringing coherence
A job can mean one that is regulated
One that has a regular pay rate or schedule and taxes
Share the Same Values Plays guitar and piano He is a musical person Musical people play instruments Music/ Hobbies Fact Inference Assumption Shared Value “ I have been playing the guitar and piano since I was really little.”