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Strawberry Themed RI 2.6 Author's Purpose: Explain, Describe, Answer
This product is meant to introduce RI 2.6 or for lower leveled readers. There are two texts that are 1 paragraph each. One paragraph describes what strawberries look like. The second paragraph explains how strawberries grow. Each text has questions pertaining to RI 2.6.This can be used for homework
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Author's Purpose - Explain, Answer, Describe
Powerpoint with book covers. Students determine the author's purpose of each book
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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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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 - 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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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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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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Author's Purpose: To Answer, Explain, or Describe- RI.2.6
Reading comprehension passages and questions aligned to 2nd grade Common Core standard 2.6: main purpose of a text- answer, explain, or describe. Encourages students to use text evidence in their answers by color coding. Levels are included for each text! The range is 640-820. Makes differentiati

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Author's Purpose Unit Bundle: Persuade Inform Entertain Explain Describe
Author's Purpose Interactive Notebook Activity, Test, Posters, Task Cards: Persuade Inform Entertain Explain Describe This Author's Purpose pack is for teaching the expanded 5 author's purposes: Persuade, Inform, Entertain, Explain, and Describe. Teach author's purpose with these 5 colorful posters
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Author's Purpose Task Cards with Digital Option
This author's purpose resource contains 24 task cards. Each task card contains a short passage, followed by this question: "The author's primary purpose for writing this passage most likely is..."Four multiple choice options follow the question stem.I prefer teaching the five-option author's purpo

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Author's Purpose Powerpoint- PIE'ED
Author's Purpose PowerPoint: This powerpoint contains 49 slides. It includes 5 types of author's purpose: persuade, inform, entertain, explain, and describe. It also includes a BONUS PowerPoint companion handout. Students can follow along on the handout, recording answers, as you progress through th

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Author's Purpose Task Cards for High School and Middle School
These printable, no prep task cards for the secondary student focus on: persuade, inform, and entertain. Author's Purpose practice is gained using twenty original reading selections. (Cards are used twice for a total of 40 cards.)Based on Common Core.RI.6.6, 7.6, 8.6, and 9-10.6Included are: ----2
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Author's Purpose
These reading passages focus on one particular skill: Determining the author's purpose after reading a passage.These passages are ideal for first graders, second graders, struggling third graders, and intervention students.This pack includes:3 posters8 reading passages 4 flap books3 writing activiti

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Author's Purpose Craftivity  (PIE'ED)
Author's Purpose: This craftivity provides a fun way to practice identifying an author's purpose for writing a short passage using the more advanced PIE'ED method: persuade inform entertain explain describe Students will read the five short passages (check out page 2 of the preview to see the

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Authors Purpose Pie Foldable: PIE'ED 7th 6th 5th 4th Grade Reading Comprehension
Author's Purpose Foldable: These fun authors purpose cootie catchers are a great way for students to have fun while learning about the concept of the Author's Purpose. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included. This activity has students reading short passages to each other and then determ

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Author's Purpose Bundle (for 2nd and 3rd grade)
This bundle of resources contains several engaging activities you can use as you teach your students to identify the author's purpose for writing a passage. The PIE acronym is used throughout these resources; students will determine whether the author's purpose is to persuade, inform, or entertain.T
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Author's Purpose 36 Task Cards, Scoot, Assessment, and Boom Cards
Students need practice to easily identify an Author’s Purpose for various texts, and this collection of 36 Author’s Purpose Task Cards / SCOOT Game and Quick Assessment will save you time as you differentiate instruction. Students identify the purpose of various texts (Persuade, Inform, or Explain)

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Author's Purpose PIE'ED Test Prep Passages... FREE!
I created this FREE set of Author's Purpose test prep passages for teachers who want to teach their students the more advanced version of Author's Purpose: PIE'ED! persuade inform entertain explain describe In the past, I taught the PIE method. One year, however, I was providing testing ac

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Author's Purpose Concentration Game (PIE'ED)
Take PIE to the next level- add explain and describe! Here's a hands-on game to practice author's purpose! Best of all, this version includes the more comprehensive FIVE author's purposes. (Get PIE-ED!) persuade inform entertain explain describe I created this because I wanted my upper elem

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RI 2.6 Author's Purpose - Describe, Explain, Answer
RI 2.6 Author's Main Purpose - Describe, Explain, Answer This product contains 10 informational passages with RI 2.6 questions & 2 Different Leveled Assessments. The passages are leveled to help with differentiation or to use for spiraling throughout the year. Topics: Flowers Pumpkins Spiders
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Author's Purpose PIE'ED Posters
I created this poster set FREEBIE for teachers who want to teach their students the more advanced version of Author's Purpose: PIE'ED! persuade inform entertain explain describe I used to teach this skill using the PIE method, but quickly realized that my 4th and 5th grade students were not

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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 Small Group Instruction: Four Targeted Tri-folds
These four print-and-go tri-folds target the skill of determining the author's purpose. Use these author's purpose tri-folds over the course of 4 days to provide targeted instruction on this topic. As I was creating these tri-folds, I pictured myself using them with small groups of students. Specif

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Author's Purpose Game {5 Types} for Literacy Centers: U-Know
Author's purpose is important for students to learn and practice! Let them have fun and review with this engaging game that will make the skill of determining the author's purpose something students WANT to do! Works great for literacy centers or small group. Students will be begging to practice aut

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