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Reading: Author's Purpose

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Reading: Author's Purpose

Reading: Author's Purpose

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Lots of tips to teach author's purpose. This tip describes how to do three purposes with one topic.

Upper Elementary Snapshots

Author's Purpose of a Text~ And, the reason why authors include specific text details~ Lesson ideas on author's purpose

Author's Purpose Anchor Chart

Author's Purpose Posters, Charts, and Craftivity

Teacher Resources & Ideas, Free and Printable: Math Worksheets, Kindergarten Worksheets, Activities for Kids, & More |

Author's Purpose Foldables. Common Core Aligned. Over 15 styles and uses! Great for hands-on learning. ($3)

Author's Purpose Foldables! 15+ Styles. Common Core Aligned

The Teacher's Treasure Chest: Free activities for Author's Purpose

Author's purpose: PIE flap book

Author's Purpose Flap Book Printable

4th Grade Frolics

Author's Purpose: Easy as P.I.E.! Persuade, Inform, & Entertain

Literacy Without Worksheets - Author's Purpose idea with Scholastic Catalogs

Literacy Without Worksheets

What's the Doggie's Purpose {an author's purpose activity} Freebie! :)

Author's Purpose Task Cards: 24 Cards: Persuade, Inform & Entertain. $

Author's Purpose foldable

Fearless in 5th: Author's Purpose, Context Clues, oh my!

Author's Purpose (for reading and writing)

Ms. Miller's Munchkins

Author's Purpose

Teaching Fashionista: A few classroom pictures

authors purpose foldable

Teaching Fashionista: A few classroom pictures

Author's Purpose Activities

Author's Purpose |

Author's purpose foldable

Around the Kampfire: Tomie dePaola and a Strega Nona Freebie

Authors viewpoint

Around the Kampfire: Tomie dePaola and a Strega Nona Freebie

Author's Purpose Game

One Extra Degree

Author's Purpose bulletin board. Students brainstormed text that would fit in each category. Then, I took their ideas and wrote them on "cherries" for whole group sorting activity/game.

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Students read a paragraph and determine the author's purpose for writing the paragraph. Students then sort the numbered paragraphs into the approp...