For many students, identifying the author’s purpose of a passage or if a passage is a fact or an opinion, can be very tricky. Identifying and close reading for these items has become one of the many tasks in the Common Core and on state tests.
This product contains:
*15 author’s purpose tasks cards, and
*15 fact and opinion task cards
*15 Ideas for the Task Cards in Your Classroom
*Answer Key Included
The students are asked to read different passages, and answer the multiple choice questions. The students have to choose the best answer for author’s purpose, as well as fact and opinion.
These task cards can be used in many ways:
*They can be hole-punched and placed in students’ binders
*Cut out and glued into an Interactive Notebook
*Laminated and used for for group or individual work.
*You can make centers, where the students move around the room and answer different questions on their answer sheet.