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 work through the passages with small groups as we discuss the components of each type of writing.
Here is what you'll get:
*Persuade, Inform, Entertain flaps for gluing into your notebook
*Typed note boxes to glue under the flaps
*2 persuasive paragraphs
*2 informational paragraphs
*2 entertaining paragraphs
*Venn Diagram comparing informational and persuasive writing
*2 practice worksheets
*3 pictures showing how I use this product in my classroom