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Author's Purpose Task Cards using PIE! Color and Black Line Cards Included
Here are 24 cards to help your students practice determining the author's purpose. Each card features a short reading passage and the three multiple choice PIE options. Students are also asked to justify their answers. This activity is meant to be supplemental and should be used after your students

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Dr. Seuss Author Study
This 47 page pack has everything you need to teach about Dr. Seuss and to study his books. Not only will you learn about his life, you will also be able to go deep into his books to look at lessons learned, moral and meaning, the author's message, and more! Every pages also comes in Spanish to meet
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Jan Brett Author Study for K-1
This Jan Brett Author Study unit contains everything you need (besides the books!) for some great winter activities! All of the activities are aligned to Kindergarten and 1st grade Common Core Standards, but could well be used in Pre-K or 2nd grade as well. The focus of this author study surrounds J
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Author's Purpose- Cutie P.I.E. Foldable Book
Author's Purpose is easy as P.I.E.! Persuade, Inform, Entertain! This adorable cutie pie is perfect for enhancing your author's purpose lessons. Included in this packet are *P.I.E. Foldable Book *Blank P.I.E. for your own use or modifications *Directions and Suggestions page *Colorful examples
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Author's Purpose
Author's Purpose: Students are sure to have fun with these hands-on, meaningful activities while gaining a solid understanding of this concept. This differentiated unit provides a variety of engaging materials; look what’s included! •*PowerPoint Lesson-20 animated slide presentation* •6 colorful p
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Author's Purpose Bundle
This author's purpose bundle is designed to teach upper elementary and middle school students about an author's purpose for writing a literary piece in a way that will keep them engaged. This bundled product takes the PIE approach to teaching author's purpose to the next level. Students are taught t
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Writing Folder - Resource Tool for Aspiring Authors!
This FREEBIE features four terrific sheets that can be used individually or better yet, attached to the four sides of a file folder, laminated and used as an excellent tool to help kids become better writers. Included are: 1. Alphabet Chart (check out the youtube video that corresponds to each of t
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Author's Purpose - It's All About PIE - Anchor Charts
****This kit is now available as part of a money-saving BUNDLE! Check it out here (Click on the title): Save With A Bundle: Author's Purpose - All About PIE and Reader's Tool Box Get ready for the first day and week of school! Updated to include a fourth optional poster for Explain. See preview
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Mo Willems Author Study
This Mo Willems author study is the perfect way for your K-2 students to read, study, and enjoy some of Mo Willems' popular books!This 75 page unit is packed with literacy and writing activities designed to get your primary students interacting with the text.Please download the preview to see some e
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Reading Strategies Task Cards - FREE! Inference, Summarizing, Author's Purpose +
Use this set of 24 free reading strategy task cards to help your students practice these important skills. Students can answer on notebook paper and use the included recording sheet to keep track of the cards they have completed. Another option is to use these orally in small groups. A suggested ans
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Author's Purpose Activity Packet
Author's Purpose is one of my favorite comprehension strategies to teach! This packet is great to use with cooperative groups, as independent practice, and during your whole group instruction. It can be used with ANY story or passage you have. A list of book suggestions is included. ************
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Tomie dePaola Author Study
Tomie dePaola: author study: author studies: Little Grunt and the Big Egg: Tony's Bread: The Art Lesson: Strega Nona Tomie dePaola books are a teacher's dream for effective lessons on comprehension skills, story structure, problem/solution, author's viewpoint, cause and effect, comparing and anal
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Writing Prompts: Opinion, Narrative, How-To, Inform/Explain for Primary Authors
In 1st and 2nd Grade, students begin writing paragraphs for the first time. They need continual practice with real-world prompts. The 64 prompts in this resource are ones my students loved! I printed the prompts, put them on a binder ring, and hung them in our Work on Writing center. Students had ea
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Kevin Henkes Author Study {Activities & Crafts to Introduce Reading Strategies}
**This product is now bundled!!! You can purchase three of my favorite back to school author studies and activities and save 20%!!!*** Check it out... Back to School BUNDLE https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Back-to-School-BUNDLE-1975009 ***************************************************

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Kevin Henkes Author Study
***Updated August 2016**** 6 New CRAFTS This unit is created for reading and writing. It includes 3 activities for each of the folowing books. Chester's Way Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse Lilly's Big Day A Weekend with Wendell Wemberly Worried Sheila Rae the Brave Julius Baby of the World Chrysanthe
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Author's Purpose Activities, Task Cards & Assessment (Plus DIGITAL Boom Cards)
This resource helps students learn to use text to determine the author's purpose for writing. There are three different activities included in this file. The first is a set of task cards. On each task cards, students read a short paragraph and decide the author's reason for writing. What makes th

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Eric Carle Author Study {Crafts, Chart Parts, Printables, Activities & More}
This unit is over 300 pages filled with everything you need to explore the wonderful books of Eric Carle! {Take a peek at the preview to see what is included!} 9 Anchor Chart Parts *Eric Carle Tree Map & Sticky Notes *What We Can Do Because of You *Characters We Meet & Picture Cards *Char
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Comprehension Skill Graphic Organizer: Author's Purpose
I use this graphic organizer at my comprehension center. It can be used with any book. For more ideas and free printables, visit my blog lifeinfirstgrade1.blogspot.com
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Laura Numeroff: If You Give...  Author Study
This 130 page author study focuses on all of Laura Numeroff's "If You Give..." books. These circular texts are favorites of my students. The activities in this packet can be completed in as little as one week or as long as a month. It is up to you for pacing. The activities in this packet are of
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Mo Willems Author Study
This Mo Willems Author Study introduces your students to the man behind the books. You will find reading passages, book report pages, reading comprehension strategies, and more that help your students really dive into his books. EVERY page comes in English and Spanish to meet your classroom needs!
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Author's Point of View (Author's Perspective) PRINTABLES: 4.RI.8/ 5.RI.8
This product contains a variety of resources to have your students practice the skill of determining the author's point of view/perspective. Each resource was made with the concept of gradual release of responsibility in mind (GRR-I do, we do, you do). Included in this printables set: *1 author's p
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Author's Purpose RI2.6
Author's Purpose RI2.6-This pack is packed full of ideas and resources to use while you are teaching the CCSS standard RI 2.6. If you are not teaching Common Core, then the pack is still valuable to use when teaching students to find the author's purpose (persuade, entertain, inform) and explain how

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Authority Figures Unit
This unit is all about teaching your students about Authority Figures at home, at school, and in the community. This is perfect for students in first grade, but could also be used more whole group with kinders and independently with second graders as a review or sub plans! This Social Studies resou
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Author's Purpose Reading Passages
Author's Purpose Text-Coding Reading Passages. 21 fun and engaging NO PREP AUTHOR'S PURPOSE PASSAGES inviting students to text code clues as they read and to explain their thinking in complete sentences. Author's Purposes include: To Persuade, to Inform, and to Entertain. The P.I.E acronym is used t
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