This resource helps students determine the author’s purpose using evidence from the text, an important skill in reading comprehension. The passages are written from a Biblical perspective. They provide a natural way integrate Biblical truth into your classroom.
Here’s what you get:
⭐3 Colored Anchor Charts: Persuade, Inform, Entertain
⭐12 Short passages using multiple choice
⭐4 Longer passages that require students to support their answers using evidence from the text
⭐3 Creative Writing Activities in which students practice persuading, informing or entertaining their readers
⭐1 Cut and Paste Sort
⭐24 Task Cards (Color or B/W Option) - Perfect for a scoot game, center activity, partner activity or as a whole group practice session
⭐Recording Sheet for Task Cards
⭐Answer sheets where applicable
Who is this for?
❤️Second to fourth grade Christian educators who want a fun and engaging way to teach Author’s Purpose from a Biblical perspective
☀️This is the Christian Educators Edition. If you want the Standard Edition, click below.
Author’s Purpose Standard Edition
❤️I hope you find this resource helpful as you teach your students. If there is something that needs to be fixed, please let me know before you give feedback. I will work to make it right. You can use the “Ask seller a question” feature to contact me. Thank you and Happy Teaching!
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