Teaching Resource

Author's Purpose Pie

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A pie that shows the three main reasons an author writes a piece of text.

Information on the poster includes:

P = Persuade – To convince the reader to agree with their viewpoint on a particular topic.

I = Inform – To provide the reader with information about a particular topic.

E = Entertain – To engage the reader with a story based on particular characters and events.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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Could you please make a PIED display? This doesn’t recognise the author’s purpose of describe – being procedural texts. Thank you!!

Ashleigh BD · May 30th, 2018

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Stephanie (Teach Starter) · May 31st, 2018

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