Use this graphic organizer as a teaching and learning tool for graphic features of nonfiction texts. By using this sheet with instruction, students will be able to notice the features in nonfiction text that are there to help guide readers to a more thorough understanding. The more students use this sheet, the more they will likely internalize the features of nonfiction texts.
This sheet would work well in small groups, as an assistant to a close reading, at a center, or as a notetaking guide.
Two versions are included.