Students will love using this page for determining the author's purpose-it will create the independence they need. Use it to whether you're just beginning or have already begun. Students can use it in class and/or at home, and it's a great page to display in class on a reference board for teachers to refer/point to. It's a definitely a time-saver. Designed for multiple uses, multi-use.
Flexible use options:
-use with whole class/small group
-use for remediation
-use as part of a project/HW packet
-use for independent reading/lit.circles/DEAR/SSR
-use to supplement ANY reading program
-use to supplement articles/short stories from teacher-purchased books or on-line resources
**This is also part of a bundle: see my store for the reference pages bundle!