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Use these task cards to help your students identifying an author's purpose. Knowing an author’s purpose helps the reader to analyze information more thoughtfully.
28 Author’s Purpose Task Cards
3 Author’s Purpose Posters
Student Answer Sheet
Printing and Cutting:
These cards were designed to be printed in color, but will print well in gray scale too. I prefer to print mine on card stock for greater durability. Trim the outer edges using the checkered border as the guideline. Then divide the cards between the white spaces. Laminating is optional. Store in plastic pouch or on a metal ring.