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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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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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Author's Purpose Activator Powerpoint
This is a cute activating activity to get students thinking about author's purpose. I have done this whole group at the beginning of a lesson. It is a great way to get students talking about the three types of writing and discuss what the purpose of each picture is. All five pictures are current
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Author's Purpose Activities THE  BUNDLE
Teaching Author's Purpose can be tricky. It sometimes can be hard for students to understand the difference between persuade, inform, and entertain. The goal of this unit is to make it easier for you! I personally love teaching all comprehension strategies. It is kind of my teaching jam! I have a
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17 Author's Purpose Activities - 31 pages!
Here are 17 different activities to help students practice identifying and explaining author's purpose. Through these activities students will read selections, identify author's purpose, explain their reasoning, record their details/proof and even create a cute craftivity project that can be hung o
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Author's Purpose Activities
Author's Purpose Activities Other Author's Purpose Products: AUTHOR'S PURPOSE AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (THANKSGIVING) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (CHRISTMAS) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (WINTER) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (FEBRUARY) Get the Author's Purpose Bundle here>>>AUTHOR'S PURPOSE BUNDLE ----------------------------
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Thanksgiving Author's Purpose Activities
Author's Purpose Thanksgiving Literacy Center Other Author's Purpose Products: AUTHOR'S PURPOSE AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (THANKSGIVING) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (CHRISTMAS) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (WINTER) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (FEBRUARY) Get the Author's Purpose Bundle here>>>AUTHOR'S PURPOSE BUNDLE ----------
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Book Report Template, Story Elements Graphic Organizer Author's Purpose Activity
Teachers will download a foldable interactive reading notebook. This foldable craft activity (craftivity) is a unique book report template for any book.It works well for elementary, ESL, speech therapy and special education students. There are four main activities: summary (wh questions), story ele
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Christmas Author's Purpose Activities
Christmas Author's Purpose Christmas Literacy Center Other Author's Purpose Products: AUTHOR'S PURPOSE AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (THANKSGIVING) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (CHRISTMAS) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (WINTER) AUTHOR'S PURPOSE (FEBRUARY) Get the Author's Purpose Bundle here>>>AUTHOR'S PURPOSE BUNDLE ----
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Author's Purpose Activity in Google Slides™
This digital activity will involve students creating their own PIE (persuade, inform and entertain...author's purpose) of resources using Google Slides™! This template has a pie divided into three sections: persuade, inform and entertain. Students will use the Google™ Search feature to find images o
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Author's Purpose Activity Set
Updated! Please download again if already purchased! This set comes with 3 different activities. Activity 1: Task Cards, Activity 2: Sorting Cards , Activity 3: Worksheet This pack includes: - 3 author's purpose mini posters - 12 author's purpose task cards - 3 heading cards for sorting - 10 a
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Author's Purpose Activity Bundle
This is a bundle of my author's purpose activities. It includes a PowerPoint introduction, 2 sets of task cards, worksheets and graphic organizers. You might be interested in this free set of author's purpose posters too. You can find them here: Author's Purpose Posters {FREEBIE} Terms of Use
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Author's Purpose Activities
Author's Purpose can be tricky to teach. The activities in this packet are sure to grab your students' attention and get them excited to learn all about author's purpose. The activities are meaningful, engaging and will give your students a solid understanding of the concept! The packet addresses P.
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Author's Purpose Activity Sheets
Learning author's purpose is really as easy as PIE! This author's purpose packet comes with an author's purpose guide (leveled for basic, proficient, and advanced students), an author's purpose gallery walk worksheet, a detailed author's purpose organizer, and a printable author's purpose poster. A
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Author's Purpose Activity Sheets
Author’s Purpose Sheets Differentiated instruction or use as the school year progresses and more challenging sheets are needed for whole class independent work. Includes sheets for partner or group work, exit tickets, quick assessment and response card or response cards could be used as bookmarks. F
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Author's Purpose Activities Literacy Writing Activities NO PREP
Author's Purpose: This lesson includes an author's purpose informational passage, author's purpose practice worksheets, and an author's purpose writing activity. Author's purpose will be easy for your students with this NO PREP lesson! **This product contains completely ORIGINAL written informatio
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Author's Purpose Activities: Persuade, Inform, Entertain
Help students learn about author's purpose through these five activities and one informative handout. Students identify, describe and prove three main purposes: persuade, inform, and entertain. With these sheets, it's easy as P.I.E.! The packet includes: Cover Sheet Directions Page with descrip
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Author's Purpose Activity
Read each selection and determine what the author's purpose is. Provide textual evidence from the selections that helped you determine the answer. Then, in your own words, provide an explanation of how you determined the author's purpose. Students can work in groups or individually and highlight key
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Author's Purpose Activity Pack - PIE Theme
Author's Purpose Activity Pack - PIE ** PIE Poster to Introduce Author's Purpose **Interactive Reading Flap (Color and Black and White) **Reading Prompts to Sort 5 Stories that persuade 5 Stories that inform 5 Stories that entertain **Types of Texts to Sort **Sorting Mat
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Author's Purpose Activity Flip Cards and Examples
This contains flip cards which explain the three types of author's purpose. It also has 20 examples where students can read and decide which was the author's purpose. Great for EOG prep.
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Author's Purpose Activity for 4th & 5th Grade
An author's purpose is important for all students to understand. Use this project to teach the author's purpose by helping students understand how different authors write. The teacher can show students how the exact same picture can transcend writing styles in various forms. This project will teach
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Roadrunner's Dance Vocabulary, Spelling & Author's Purpose Activities
This packet works great with Unit 3 Week 1 of Treasures: Roadrunner's Dance Author's Purpose Activities Spelling Word sort Foldable Templates Graphic Organizer to go with the story. Vocabulary Activities Matching Vocab. Cards Vocab. Cards with picture clues. Vocabulary Printable Foldable
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Authors Purpose Activity
Authors Purpose Activity Here's a fun craft activity to reinforce the three main purposes in writing! Students can color, cut and assemble the wheel, then write examples on the back of each type of writing. ➽ Visit and follow GREEN APPLE LESSONS for more great resources!
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Author's Purpose Activity
This is an activity that helps students to apply the definitions of Author's purpose by evaluating books, and determining what the author's purpose is. I include several ways the product can be used on the directions page, including some basic tips for students with special needs. I also include a c
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Author's Purpose Activity Set
Are you looking for fun ways to teach author's purpose clearly? Utilize this activity set that contains multi-skill activity sheets that are focused on author's purpose, real vs. make believe events, main idea, and text connections The stories from this set are class favorites! - The Teacher From
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Don't Get PIE'ED! An Author's Purpose Activity Pack
This 38- page resource provides inserts for student journals to remember the 5 reasons authors write. The mini cards can be used for Headbandz activities in the classroom. The labels and task cards can be used to complete the fabulous lesson by Hope King found here: http://www.elementaryshenanigans.
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easy as pie!! {author's purpose activities}
This is a great pack to use with the instruction you're already doing in your classroom on Author's Purpose!!! The file includes: *Printable sign for classroom display *Read & Answer pages {three different pages - and answer keys!!!} *Write the room activity {and two different recording sheet
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Author's Purpose Activities and Understanding Check
This packet includes 2 activities and 1 quiz over Author's Purpose. The activities include directions and a page for students to use as they sort books, magazines, newspapers, recipes (whatever resources you want to use) into the various categories. The second activity uses Peppermint Patties to hig
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Author's Purpose Activities
This product is filled with several easy and fun activities for reading and writing anchors. The objective is introducing or reviewing author's purpose.These activities are fun and get the class thinking about author's purpose for reading and writing. These activities engage the students in writing
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Author's Purpose Activities
This pack includes a variety of activities to teach author's purpose. Included: - Response worksheet to go with any book - Sort the different purposes (persuade, inform, educate) - with answer keys - 2 scenario worksheets - P.I.E. table for notes (what P.I.E. stands for, the definition, and
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DIGITAL INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK AUTHOR'S PURPOSE ACTIVITIES
#TpTDigital GO PAPERLESS with this fun online interactive notebook for 2nd and 3rd grades with focus on AUTHOR'S PURPOSE. These AUTHOR'S PURPOSE GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS reading comprehension paperless activities for reading groups, whole group, daily 5 activities, science and social studies. These are m
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Author's Purpose Activity Group Work FUN
This is a group work activity that helps students to grasp the idea of Author's purpose. Great as a review prior to the reading SOL test! Students will have fun being creative and it will help them to remember the purposes as their peers act them out in front of them!
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Central Idea, Structure, Author's Purpose Activities
Activity created to help students identify and analyze central idea, structure, author's purpose, and rhetoric. Includes speeches by Rihanna, Elie Wiesel, and Robert F. Kennedy along with questions focused on RI 9-10.5 and RI 9-10.6. All but one of the questions are multiple choice, with the last qu
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Author's Purpose Activity
This activity has 2 short passages. The student must read the passage, choose the Author's Purpose, & then write how they know which Author's Purpose it is! This was used in 1st grade as an extension activity after teaching the skill.
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Author's Purpose Activity Pack
This is a set of fun and engaging whole group or center activity designed to help students think critically while learning the reasons an author writes. My students enjoyed completing the puzzle as well as the interactive notebook activity. An Author's Purpose big hit!!!
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Author's Purpose Activity
Focus skill on Author's purpose aligned to the common core. Companion activity to the short story, "All Summer in a Day."
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Author's Purpose Activity with fun size candy.
Using fun size candy treats to understand Persuade, Inform and Entertain. * Lesson description is on page 2.
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Newspaper Pie: An Author's Purpose Activity
This is a great activity to use to reinforce author's purpose with your students. They will search through newspapers (provided by you) to find articles that were written to persuade, inform, and entertain. Students will cut out the articles and glue them to a page before explaining how they know th
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Author's Purpose Activity
This activity is to be used when you are first introducing the author's purpose. This activity provides a short paragraph that describes whether the author's purpose is to persuade, inform, or entertain. Students will also have the opportunity to explain how they know the author's purpose.
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5th Grade Reading FSA Test Prep - Point of View and Author's Purpose Activities
This is a bundle of 5th Grade FSA Reading Test Prep for Point of View and Author's Purpose. It includes a PowerPoint Review Game and Activities for Google Classroom. Includes: -PowerPoint Review Game Point of View + Author's Purpose - (Teacher Led Game) -A Paperless Interactive Notebook for Googl
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Author's Purpose Activities: Definition, Application to Literature & to Texts
Pixton lets you and your students create amazing comics to complement the activities in our lesson plans. In this bundle, students can make character maps and create comics exploring the analyzation of what any given author's goals are in their writings, using Pixton characters and props. The abili
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Authors Purpose Activity
Students will Identify the author’s purpose (Persuade, Inform, Entertain). Explain the author’s purpose and provide text evidence to support their reason.
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Google Classroom: Interactive Author's Purpose Activity
This is an interactive activity where students determine the author's purpose. There are 10 questions included. This is great for google classroom or an interactive whiteboard.
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Google Classroom: Author's Purpose Activity
Students will read a short passage and determine the author's purpose (inform, persuade,or entertain). This is great for google classroom or an interactive whiteboard. There are ten questions included.
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Author's Purpose Activity Packet
• Colorful Poster • Anchor charts • Graphic Organizers • Task Cards • Two different PIE wheels activities • Three writing activities using each main purpose • Compare and contrast activity Graphics from: DJInkers L# 012014196408 www.mucutegraphics.com
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Cut and paste author's purpose activity
Students read elements of fiction and nonfiction selections and cut/paste them under the correct heading
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Author's Purpose Activity
Cut out both pies. Cut on the lines of the top pie, being sure to leave the center of the pie uncut. List examples of each or define each under each pie piece. Use a brass pin to connect the two pies.
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When You Reach Me Author's Purpose Activity
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead Author's Purpose Activity with Answer Key. Rebecca Stead does an amazing job writing this story. Included in this product are five thought provoking questions about the author's purpose. Included is a teacher answer key that has examples of possible answers the stu
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Author's Purpose Activity Cards
This activity includes several text cards displaying a specific author's purpose as well as heading cards to organize student progress. Students will sort text cards under under the appropriate heading. A student worksheet has been included for assessment purposes as well as answer cards for self
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Author's Purpose Activity for ESOL Students
This is an activity for students who are learning about author's purpose. It was designed for elementary ESOL students, but could be adapted for use with all age levels and non-ESOL students as well.
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Author's Purpose Activity
Nonfiction authors write for a specific purpose. They write to persuade, to inform, to instruct, to narrate, and to respond. This FREE Nonfiction Author’s Purpose unit includes five posters and an author’s purpose sorting mat. What's included in this resource? Five Posters: ☼ Persuade ☼ Inform ☼ I
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Author's Purpose Activity
Free Author's Purpose Activity Center for Small Groups. Brought to you by Have Fun Teaching!
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