Common Core Aligned. This graphic organizer can be used in a variety of different capacities in the classroom to guide and organize analysis of informational texts:
1. Use the organizer to guide students in organizing their annotations of informational text.
2. Use the organizer as a formative assessment tool for student reading of informational text.
3. Make 2 copies of the organizer and have students use them as a tool to gather information from 2 separate texts to use as a compare and contrast exercise.
4. Use the organizer as a Rhetorical Analysis tool.
If you are interested in other great resources for annotating informational text (including PPTs, Student Notes, Posters visit the links below:
Annotation Guidelines for Informational Text
This resource works well as a supplement to any of the close reading resources found at the link below:
Close Reading Resources
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Link-Persuasive Argument Writing Unit Bundle
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If you are interested in lessons that provide instruction on evaluating an argument's claims, premises, supporting evidence, use of rhetorical appeals, etc.; click on the link below:
Evaluating Arguments Unit: Rhetorical Situation, Appeals, Structure, Fallacies