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Author's Purpose Pack

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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

This pack provides students with the following materials to work with identifying author's purpose for writing (to inform, to entertain, to persuade, to explain how).

This pack includes...

*Adorable 5-Poster set: author's purpose, to inform, to entertain, to explain how, to persuade

*6 star border word wall words

*Author's Purpose characteristic sort: 12 characteristics and sorting chart plus KEY!

*Author's Purpose Text Sort: 8 text samples plus sorting labels for a tree map

*Persuasive Text with 4 comprehension questions plus KEY!

*Informational text with 4 comprehension questions plus KEY!

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