Author's Purpose Jar

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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21 pages
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This Jar activity helps students distinguish between the three types of author's purpose. Students sort book titles into the correct column; either persuade, inform, or entertain. Included are anchor charts to help students remember the definition of the different types, as well as a worksheet for students to complete after finding a cover that shows each piece of the P.I.E. Included in this download...
*Photos of assembled product
*Anchor charts for each piece of the P.I.E.
*63 book titles for sortin
*Column headers for sorting
*Label and Directions for your jar

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Total Pages
21 pages
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