Introduce author’s purpose with your students with this PowerPoint activity and worksheets. The PowerPoint has a total of 19 slides and reviews the 3 different types of author’s purpose: persuade, entertain and inform. There are six slides where students will read a short paragraph and then decide what the author’s purpose is.
Author’s purpose sort
Author’s purpose assessment
3 graphic organizers to use with any text
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