This activity is an easy to use and follow with your struggling readers. Whether you partner them up or guide them; it'll be a fun way to enage them before or after reading as an independent assignment or a review.
English Language Arts, EFL - ESL - ELD, Reading Strategies
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Assessment, Cooperative Learning, Literature Circles
To persuade is the first main type of author's purpose. Text written to persuade means the author's goal is to convince the reader to agree with the author. This might mean the author wants the reader to think or even act in a specific way.