Creating a Modern Day Propaganda Poster
Ideas to spark support of an argumentative position with visual media
Linda Dougherty, Teacher LibrarianNorthwest High School Library
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgTwitter: @ljdougherty
Historical Propaganda Posters
First Amendment right to freedom of speech
Propaganda posters express a point of view to support a topic or argument.
Propaganda posters are NOT advertisements.
World War II - Traditional Posters
Point of view
Opposing Viewpoints TopicClick below for
Argumentative Topics Resources
Poster GeneratorsKeep Calm-o-matic Poster Generator
Change Background Colors Background image gallery Upload new images as
background image Change font types and colors
Need images for logos?
Save image to use on a slide show (Use Google account to login into generator)
Or Save as PDF Both images and PDFs
may be uploaded to your Google Drive accounts and shared with your teacher or turned in to Google Classroom.
Google Drawing posters can be shared on Google Drive with teachers.
Easy to research copyright friendly images.
Work with a partner on the same project.
Google Drawing Tutorial Slides
Lesson Resources"Argument, Persuasion, or Propaganda? Analyzing World War II Posters - ReadWriteThink." Readwritethink.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Feb. 2015. .
"Clipart - High Quality, Easy to Use, Free Support." Clipart - High Quality, Easy to Use, Free Support. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Jan. 2015. .
"Creating a Modern-Day Propaganda Poster." National Constitution Center Constitutioncenter.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Jan. 2015. .
"KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON with the Keep Calm-o-matic." KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON with the Keep Calm-o-matic. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Jan. 2015. .
Ohio Standards, Connections, and Technology. "Media Literacy: Discovering and Understanding Propaganda Grade Nine Interdisciplinary Lesson." Ohio Department of Education. Web. 8 Jan. 2015. .
"Social Media Propaganda Posters by Aaron Wood - Design Milk." Design Milk. N.p., 06 Aug. 2011. Web. 08 Jan. 2015. .