This 45-page highly interactive PowerPoint includes animations, quizzes, sounds, and more and will help your students grasp the concept of finding the author's purpose. It explains three common purposes: to persuade, to inform, and to entertain.
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Overview of PowerPoint:
• Explains what purpose means and why author's have purposes
• Introduces the PIE acronym to remember the three common purposes
•Students can choose which pie slice to learn about first
•Each purpose begins with an attention-grabber, then explains the purpose, gives examples of types of writing with that purpose, prompts the students to ask themselves questions to determine the purpose, and follows up with interactive quizzes.
•At the end the students take a final quiz to measure what they've learned
Mac-friendly version included! (Powerpoint still required)
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Note to Buyers:
The slides will appear to have overlapping text due to the animations, but when played as a slideshow will look normal. I recommend viewing the slideshow before presenting it to the students to become familiar with the way the buttons and slides are formatted.