Often in the form of commercials PSAs are created to persuade an audience to take action by providing information. PSAs can
Choose a topic that matters to you. Here's a list of topics to get you started.
What do you want to tell people about your topic?
Research your topic and find accurate, current information from reliable sources.
Be sure to save information needed for your Works Cited page
Use a storyboard to plan and design your commercial. A storyboard is a visual way to plan the action for TV shows or videos. Movie directors and animators use storyboards to plot their thinking and ideas.
Grab your audience's attention. You might use visual effects, an emotional response, humor, or surprise to catch your target audience. Be careful, however, of using scare tactics.
Your commercial will be 1 minute long.