This is a complete, ready to use lesson to teach author's purpose using the 3 main ways (Persuade, Inform, Entertain). Include in this product are:
-15 slide PowerPoint that includes basic descriptions of the 3 purposes', a flow chart, and whole group practice
-Author's purpose practice activity where students read a short passage and determine what the author's purpose is
- Author's purpose coloring activity where students read the short descriptions and color the circles to match the correct purpose (Note: teachers can let the students choose the color of the key or they can set one for the class)
Answer keys are included for easy grading!
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