This listing is for an interactive way for students to learn author's purpose. It focuses on the 3 main reasons why an author writes: persuade, inform, entertain. Included in this pack are activities to introduce students to the skill as well as practice.
Included in bundle:
-author's purpose poster with PIE acronym
-card sort (cat topic)
-Scoot! Game, recording sheet & answer key
-center activity that includes example cards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6 Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.6 Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.8 Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text
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