This file is designed to address the reading skill of Author's Purpose!
It features a 2-sided brochure that is printer-friendly and should be printed for students to use throughout the study of Author's Purpose.
Students will use their brochure as they go through the Author's Purpose PowerPoint presentation which includes 19 slides that go over:
What is Author's Purpose?
What is Persuade?
What is Inform?
What is Entertain?
Examples of each type of writing and a graphic organizer to use evidence from the text to support the author's purpose.
Brochure includes one cut/paste activity for identifying author's purpose as well as a place to record answers to 24 Author's Purpose task cards (included in this bundle).
Author's Purpose Task Cards include 24 cards with a variety of question types that increase in rigor to meet 3rd grade standards.
Don't miss out on this great way to teach Author's Purpose that will last you several days!