Author's Purpose: This file contains four interactive notebook pages, a full-page poster and a set of mini-posters all about author's purpose. The notebook pages are easy prep and require little cutting.
The first page gives students the definition of author's purpose as well as explaining persuade, inform and entertain. The second page gives students a place to write down author's purpose examples that they encounter throughout the year. The third page has students identify the author's purpose for various titles of books. The final page gives hints for what students can look for to identify the purpose.