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Reading: Author's Purpose

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

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

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

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

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

Around the Kampfire: Tomie dePaola and a Strega Nona Freebie

Around the Kampfire: Tomie dePaola and a Strega Nona Freebie

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.

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

This handout provides your students practice in determining author's purpose. Students will read 9 short text passages and glue them under the cor...