Style and word choice are important features of texts and create multiple levels of meaning. The Style and Word Choice lesson, for grades 4–8, will help your students identify and analyze authorial choices. This lesson includes a definition, an explanation of how the skill is used, an example, and practice questions with excerpts from real books. The Style and Word Choice lesson can kick off a reading lesson or serve as an impromptu refresher of skills already introduced. The lesson also includes a separate Answer Key PDF.