Here is a great way to make reading informational text a little more fun! This lesson uses props to teach students how to analyze informational text. Also included are examples for each lens from Harry Potter informational text pieces.
You will get:
8 informational lenses with explanations for each lens
*Vocabulary decoder lens
*Text feature analyzer lens
*Text structure decoder lens
*Author’s purpose analyzer lens
*Claim of the argument lens
*Counterclaim of the argument lens
*1 Harry Potter example for each concept
* 1 Text structure signal word chart
This lesson is great for group roles, close readings, and text analysis. Students find evidence from the text to associate with the lens from which they are reading.
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