Author's Purpose Pointer - Duplicate on card stock or cut out and glue onto paper plate. Add pointer with brad paper fastener. Use with each day's reading selection to develop the concept of author's purpose over time.
The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections.
inferring is a Common Core Standard. Yep, that's right and it is a standard that continues all through elementary school. And to think, I used to have so much trouble teaching this skill to my kids. Now, they are inferring like pros!