Do your students need more practice identifying the author's purpose? This fun, hands-on activity provides students with almost 20 opportunities to identify author's purpose.
This download includes 18 different cards that includes a movie/commericla title can be identified as persuade, inform, or entertain. Students have to read the movie title and determine what the author's purpose is and sort it into the correct section. Students will love connecting movies with reading skills!
Also included is a graphic organizer, if you want students to write the statement under the correct section after they have identified the author's purpose.
Included in this product are the following:
- Student Directions
- 18 Author's Purpose Movie Cards
- 3 Author's Purpose Sorting Cards
- Student Recording Sheet
- Teacher Answer Key
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