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Life in First Grade: Authors Purpose

Author's Purpose text-to-text comparison anchor chart. Must list evidence for each purpose. Very common core!

Life in First Grade: Author's Purpose

Life in First Grade: Author's Purpose we recite with gestures "an author writes a story for a purpose. To persuade us (making begging gesture), to inform us (point to head), or to entertain us (gesture a big smile).

Sort the Author's Purpose! FREEBIE

Students can cut and paste the author's purpose to the title of book/advertisement! They'll learn and have fun doing this activity! This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs United States License.