This author's purpose lesson plan set is designed to introduce or review PIE (persuade, inform, entertain) to students. Students will learn to distinguish an author's purpose through songs, video clips, and games. They will apply these skills to become successful test-takers with Daily Comprehension Review (DCR) passage and question sets that mirror common core questions found on standardized tests.
Lesson plans are scripted and all printable materials are included, Plans follow a daily routine of Setting Purpose, Skill Review, Hook, DCR, and activity. Activities include: PIE foldable, musical books, title sort, task cards, and board game.