Author's Purpose Clip Art: Demonstrate the difference between persuade, inform, and entertain for your students using this clipart set. This author's purpose chart will provide a great visual for struggling students. Perfect for learning about different styles of writing in ELA.
Author's Purpose Clip Art Line Art: Demonstrate the difference between persuade, inform, and entertain for your students using this clipart set. This author's purpose chart will provide a great visual for struggling students. Perfect for learning about different styles of writing in
This a great tool to use with students when teaching author's purpose. After modeling how to use evidence to support how they knew the author's purpose, students can use this chart during independent reading time to support their own answers with evidence from the text.
This Author's Purpose Chart goes along with the Reading Street Series. I have found this chart to be useful after we read a short story or our selection story. I usually pull it up on Microsoft Word and put it up on the projector to fill out together as a class and I send home a copy of the same cha
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
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.
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
Since different reading passages are written for different reasons, it’s essential to help students identify the author’s purpose while reading. In this 3-day mini-unit students will learn about the three main categories of author’s purpose. Through fun and engaging activities like an Author’s Pur
Engage students in thinking about author's purpose through this sorting activity. Students will read short texts and sort them into the 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, t
Get your students drooling over Author’s Purpose with these charming posters, graphic organizers, and craftivity!
• poster for defining author’s purpose (The chart has a spot for definition, how you know, and examples.)
• poster (chart) for determining author’s purpose (to use with anch
Students will enjoy learning about author's purpose while sorting pretend potato chips into the correct author's purpose bags. This game also comes with two author's purpose worksheets and answer keys. All of this at an affordable price!
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Reading Comprehension Skills – Mini-Unit BUNDLE
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This packet includes Spanish Posters for your students to identify Author’s Purpose in text.
They include: Para Persuadir, Para Entretener, Para Informar, Para Explicar.
I also included some Spanish activity pages and charts that can be used with any literary text! I like to make copies to put i
These super cute anchor charts give your students a reference point for author's purpose.
You will find 4 charts in this download. One that explains what author purpose is and the 3 different purposes. There are 3 charts for Persuade, Inform, and Entertain. Each one explains what that purposes m
I have put together a pack that will give you everything you need to teach your students about Author's Purpose. I have included 3 anchor charts (persuade, inform, entertain), an author's purpose flap book, and 6 literacy craftivities (2 for persuade, 2 for inform, and 2 for entertain).
This Jar activity helps students distinguish between the three types of author's purpose. Students sort book titles into the correct column; either persuade, inform, or entertain. Included are anchor charts to help students remember the definition of the different types, as well as a worksheet for
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
Author's Purpose Anchor Chart and Reading Strategy PowerPoint
The focus of this strategy is to teach students the author's purpose for writing a text. Also included is an anchor chart in PDF format that you will be able to use in your classroom. You could print it out in color, or display with a pr
Author's Purpose Short Stories cut and sort activities. There are 24 short stories for Author's Purpose for 1st - 3rd grade. Students will read, cut, and sort stories that come with graphic organizers. Also included is a Workstation/Pocket Chart sorting activity. Print, Laminate, and cut. New!!! Ju
Get everything you need to introduce and solidify author’s purpose in this interactive notebook! This notebook focuses on the three reasons an author writes as: persuade, inform, and entertain. Download the free preview for a look at all the activities this notebook includes.
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
Author's Purpose has always been PIE-to persuade, to inform, and to entertain. Guess what? It's changed, at least according to Reading Street. Author's Purpose is now-to inform, to entertain, to persuade, and to express. This product includes 5 signs that you can use to display Author's Purpose
Teach Author's Purpose using these hands on activities:
18 mini stories for guided practice using slider
Race to the Top Center game
22 short stories cards and answer key
Writing Center recording sheet (PIE template)
18 writing center task cards
5 Anchor Charts (One for each
These INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS and GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS help build understanding of NONFICTION TEXT FEATURES, AUTHOR'S PURPOSE, FACT AND OPINION, STORY ELEMENTS AND CHARACTER TRAITS. There are 70+ interactive notebook activities with interactive anchor charts and graphic organizers that students
In this 23 page Author's Purpose Pack, you will find everything you need to teach this skill. There are:
*mini anchor charts
*minilessons for 5 days
*an author's purpose sort for small groups or fast finishers
*author's purpose writing activities
*an author's purpose quiz with rigorous questions
This pack will give students a fun, hands-on way to learn about author's purpose using the acronym PIE (persuade, inform, entertain). This set includes:
~ PIE Author’s Purpose Anchor Charts for Persuade, Inform, and Entertain (3 charts each in full color and black and white versions)
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
Author's Purpose is a reading and writing skill often found on standardized tests. Make sure your students are P-I-E certified with (40) engaging Author's Purpose task cards that address persuasive, informative, and entertaining texts. An effective instructional tool and alternative to boring works
Please see preview for what is included!!
Mini anchor charts
Interactive PIE and PIE2 recording sheets
Authors Purpose Scoot in color and BW with recording sheets and answer sheet
Interactive journal cut and glue sheets: answering authors purpose questions in regard to
This printable author's purpose poster will make a great anchor chart for your classroom to help students with reading comprehension. It features the Get PIE'd strategy. It is done in very bright colors. Please take a peek at the rest of my store as this author's purpose poster come in other colors
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This product is designed to support students in learning and practicing a new strategy: identifying author's purpose. Teacher pages explain how to use the gradual release model to help students move from learning the new strategy to supported practice to independent practice.
Included in this prod
This is two pages about author's purpose to include in your students' interactive notebooks. The first page is the explanation of author's purpose using the PIE acronym. The second page is the "interactive" piece. The students are given three different snippets of a passage about pandas, each wit
This colorful file folder game allows students to practice identifying the author's purpose. They will read a card and determine if the author's purpose is to persuade, inform or entertain.
Students move along the game board each time a correct answer is given. The first player to the end, wins!
Author's Purpose Quiz (7pages)
Persuade, Inform, and Entertain
Includes multiple choice, fill in the blank, and complete the chart questions.
Answer Key provided
Great quiz to give after working on the three parts of Author's Purpose!
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
This lesson provides an effective strategy for teaching students how to summarize and analyze informational texts with a 7-step approach: Previewing the text features, locating the main idea, reading closely and annotating, identifying key words/concepts, rereading, summarizing, and analyzing author
Bundle and Save with these Bilingual Author's Purpose Posters and Activities!
They include: To Persuade (Persuadir), To Entertain (Entretener) , To Inform (Informar), To Explain (Explicar).
This packet includes both English and Spanish Posters for your bilingual students to identify Author’s Purpo
This product is designed to reinforce the concept of Author’s Purpose when taught using a Persuade, Inform, Entertain (P.I.E.) anchor chart.
*Bonus: An Author’s Purpose PIE anchor chart, Fill-in graphic organizer, and Library Scavenger Hunt activity booklet have been included in this packet.
Author's Purpose with interactive notebook fun!
This product contains everything you need to make and use an Interactive Notebook while teaching author's purpose. Use it to enhance your lessons and provide additional visual support for your learners.
First, copy the cover on colored paper (use ca
-4 large pie posters to display on a focus wall, use on an anchor chart, or in a pocket chart during author’s purpose instruction.
-An author’s purpose foldable
-2 author’s purpose organizers for listing book titles and displaying their purpose
-3 sample passages (one that persuad
This product is mainly used for teaching Author's Purpose in texts. This would be ideal for middle and high school. This product contains the following:
*Author's Purpose 3-2-1 Chart
*Author's Purpose Poster
*Determining the Author's Purpose in Speeches
*Determining the Author's Purpose in Biograp
These Task Cards are a great way to introduce or reinforce Authors Purpose for any grade level. They are differentiated to include 2 levels so that you can challenge, support or meet your learners needs. There are 32 task cards per level totalling 64 in all as well as 8 blank ones for you to create