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Author's Purpose Evidence Based Recording Sheet - Close Reading
In a close reading lesson, use the provided recording sheet to collect evidence from the text to support the author's purpose.
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Author's Purpose with Evidence and Elaboration
This graphic organizer can be used to identify an author's purpose, gather supporting evidence, and elaborate on that evidence.
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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: 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 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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Theme, Author's Purpose, & Figurative Language Reading Bundle
Theme in Literature, Figurative Language, and Author's Purpose are three of my best-selling units. These extra-helpful, engaging units makes learning these three tough topics super easy and enjoyable! Students LOVE the hands-on activities, and teachers enjoy the convenience of the packets. By purch
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Reading Comp. Skills - Bundle - Conclusions, Facts/Opinions, Author's Purpose
Reading Comprehension Skills – Mini-Unit BUNDLESave with this bundle of Reading Comprehension Skills Mini-Units --- Drawing Conclusions, Author’s Purpose and Fact and Opinion.Or...save even MORE with the MEGA BUNDLE of 9 Reading Comprehension Skills Mini-Units or the ULTIMATE BUNDLE of 12 Mini-Units
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Author's Purpose: Persuasive Text Freebie
This is a one-page document plus answer key that is great for assessing kids' understanding of author's purpose in a persuasive text. Students have to read the short persuasive text about baseball. Then, they are to answer the four comprehension questions (author's purpose, opinion, author's message
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Author's Purpose Posters, Task Cards, Foldable, Test: Persuade Inform Entertain
Author's Purpose Posters, Task Cards, Foldable, Test: Persuade Inform Entertain This unit is for teaching the PIE method of 3 types of author's purpose - persuade, inform, and entertain. If you're looking for resources to teach the expanded 5 types of author's purpose you can find that unit here.
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Identifying Author's Purpose: Great Test Prep/Reading Comprehension Grades 6-10
When I look over my students' shoulders during standardized tests, I notice a LOT of questions about author's purpose. They are being asked to read short snippets of text, then identify the main goal of the author. Is it to persuade? inform? entertain? I developed this mini-unit because my students
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Author's Purpose Identification Checklist
My philosophy on teaching is that if kids can’t learn the way we teach, we must teach them the way they learn. I use this Author’s Purpose Identification Checklist for introducing Author’s Purpose and to reinforce citing evidence in the text. I included two different versions: one to decide the auth
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Author's Reasons and Evidence Quizzes -- Through the Eyes of the Children
Purpose This includes 2 visual multiple choice quizzes that address the common core in understanding author’s point of view through various inspiring accounts – through the eyes of the children. These are assessments, but they are also excellent resources to present and practice with the whole-class
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Author's Purpose
This center is designed to help students identify the Author's Purpose of writing. The first center is a sorting center where the students sort the books under which purpose they belong based on the book's title. The second center is a worksheet where the students cut out short stories and glue th
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Author's Purpose PIE {Interactive Foldables & Worksheets}
This unit has everything you need to introduce and practice finding the author's purpose. It includes... -Anchor Charts for introducing Persuade, Inform, and Entertain -a PIE foldable for students to write the definitions -a different foldable to write definitions and examples - a cut and paste wor
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Author's Purpose Task Cards and Analyzing Activity
Author's purpose is a tough skill for students to grasp, and this set of task cards goes beyond the simple PIE! Colorful posters are included for the 5 reasons authors read: PIE'ED. There are 24 task cards in the pack, all with interesting subjects students will enjoy. Each card requires stude

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Author's Purpose Printables
Author's Purpose Picnic Help your students practice Author's Purpose by reading three short texts all about the same topic! Students will be able to see the differences side by side. In this activity, students will read three texts and then choose the color of highlighter that matches their answe
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Author's Purpose Worksheet
I use this worksheet in centers. Students look through various books, websites, and videos. They then work together to decide the author's purpose and find evidence to support their answer. This could also be used during a teacher-led class lesson. Common Core Standards: * RI.2.5 Know and use vario
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Author's Purpose Mega Pack!
This pack will give you everything you ever wanted and more to teach Author's Purpose in First-Fourth grades! 39 pages for whole group, small group, independent seat work, centers, assessments, and more! This pack features several "Case File" documents that will have your students acting as detect
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Author's Purpose
This unit goes deeper than just the DOK 1 questions of figure out whether the author's purpose is to explain, to inform or to persuade. It asks students to explain their thinking using evidence from the text. It also uses the Tree Map, one of the Thinking Maps to help students organize their think
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Author's Purpose Passage Examples and Task Cards
These cards are great for small groups or centers. Students read the task card and have to decide the author's purpose and give supporting evidence.
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Author's Purpose - Posters and Graphic Organizers
Author's Purpose: What's the Author's Purpose? Posters 'n Graphic Organizers!: Here are 8 posters plus 3 graphic organizers and a PIE key words and phrases template just for you. Let your kids determine author's purpose using the suggested clues on the PIE template then have them search for evidenc
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Author's Purpose Interactive Notebook Lesson with Two Practice Worksheets
Are you looking to dig deeper into Author's Purpose? This interactive notebook lesson will help you do just that. Take your students from simply naming the purpose to highlighting and underlining evidence to support the purpose. I use the flaps and note boxes for my whole group mini lesson and then
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Interactive Anchor Charts - Author's Purpose
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