Use these pintables to introduce the concept or to get your students to practice or review determining the author's purpose. Options include to inform, entertain, or to persuade and there is a space for "other" base on your needs. A reference page is included! These pages are great to introduce, spiral back, and/or to move forward. Use them daily, weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, or throughout the year. Use the pages to clarify, fine-tune, or remediate. There is a page for 4 entries and one page for 5 entries. Each set includes a page for grading and one without. The choice is yours!
Students will read any text/excerpt of your/their choice at any reading level, fiction or non-fiction. They will then identify the genre, the point of view, and add a supporting quote; tips are built in! Designed for multiple-uses, multi-use.
Flexible use options:
-whole class/small groups
-use as a bell ringer or do now
-use as part of a HW packet
-use to supplement short stories/articles from teacher-purchased books/on-line resources
-use to supplement any reading program
-use for remediation/intervention