Author's Purpose Task Cards

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5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
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Using excerpts from popular youth novels, these task cards will engage your students and help them practice finding the author’s purpose. Each card features an excerpt, two multiple-choice questions, and one free response.

Perfect for standardized test prep. They are also great in small groups, literacy centers, stations, partner work, intervention groups, and much more. You could also use one card at a time with your whole class as a warm-up, mini-lesson, or exit ticket. An answer key is included as well as an author’s purpose poster and student recording sheet.

Includes:
*20 Task Cards
*20 Novel Excerpts
*40 Multiple Choice Questions
*20 Free Response Questions
*Poster
*Student Answer Sheet
*Answer Key

Excerpts from the following novels:
Twilight, Harry Potter, If I Stay, The Book Theif, The Selection, The Giver and many more.

Included in the following Bundles:
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle II
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle Complete Set

Other Task Card Bundle:
Inference Task Card Bundle

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STAAR Reading Boot Camp Bundle III
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Total Pages
14
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 hour

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