This skill sheet is made to be used with the Tennessee Journey’s 2nd Grade Series Lesson 3. They may be used for other states Journeys Series. The first part is a Four Corner’s game. Cut apart and tape the Author’s Purpose categories in four different areas of your room. Read or have a student read one of the stories and have the class go to the purpose they think matches the story. Continue as long as you wish. Follow with the Author’s Purpose page. This sheet & game can be used as a quick assessment for Author’s Purpose & comprehension. It could also be used for whole or small group instruction or a Reading Station.