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Identify the Author's Purpose
Identify the Author's Purpose
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Identify the Author's Purpose
Authors persuade, inform, and entertain through various types of writing! Students set out to identify the author’s purpose.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Text Dependent Questions for Independent Reading
Text Dependent Questions for Independent Reading
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Text Dependent Questions for Independent Reading
Text dependent questions are reading comprehension questions that can only be answered by referring to the text. Students have to read the text closely and use inferential thinking to determine the answer. Use this list of text dependent questions for you
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer
Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer
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Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer
Use this resource to record cause and effect relationships found in a nonfiction text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Inferences & Evidence
Inferences & Evidence
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Inferences & Evidence
Students can use this graphic organizer to make inferences as they read fiction or nonfiction texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
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Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
Your little reader is sure to enjoy this selection from the children's classic, "The Secret Garden." She'll build her vocabulary and reading skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Annotations
Close Reading Annotations
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Close Reading Annotations
Use this chocolate-themed exercise to introduce your students to close reading with annotations.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
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Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
Young readers will enjoy this passage from Jack London's "All Gold Canyon." They'll complete some vocabulary and reading comprehension exercises too.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
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Winchester Mystery House
Read about the history of the Winchester Mystery House, and then answer some comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Checklist
Close Reading Checklist
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Close Reading Checklist
Help students practice close reading of fiction or nonfiction texts with this detailed checklist.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Double Bubble Thinking Map
Double Bubble Thinking Map
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Double Bubble Thinking Map
Use this bubble map to compare two things in a visually-appealing way.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Detecting the Author's Purpose
Detecting the Author's Purpose
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Detecting the Author's Purpose
Learners will categorize 12 different types of text according to why the author would write them, using the acronym PIE as a mnemonic device.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Great Depression
The Great Depression
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The Great Depression
Read this text about the Great Depression with your students as they build comprehension skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Trojan Horse
The Trojan Horse
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The Trojan Horse
Engage in some sneaky warfare with the tale of the Trojan Horse, one of the most legendary Greek myths ever told.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Author's Purpose Scavenger Hunt
Author's Purpose Scavenger Hunt
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Author's Purpose Scavenger Hunt
Challenge your students to find real world examples of the author’s purpose with this text-based scavenger hunt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperboles in History
Hyperboles in History
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Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Author Inferences and Quotes as Proof
Author Inferences and Quotes as Proof
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Author Inferences and Quotes as Proof
In this worksheet, kids will learn about the author's perspective, an essential component of nonfiction comprehension.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Missing Voices: Nonfiction Perspectives
Missing Voices: Nonfiction Perspectives
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Missing Voices: Nonfiction Perspectives
Who’s voice is MISSING from the nonfiction text? Use this exercise with your students to analyze missing perspectives in informational text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Point of View Graphic Organizer
Point of View Graphic Organizer
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Point of View Graphic Organizer
This graphic organizer can help students analyze a story, scenario, disagreement or controversy from multiple perspectives.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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