Teaching Resource

Author's Purpose Worksheet

PDF | 1 page|Grades: 1 - 2 - Lower

A teaching resource to help teach your students the different reasons authors may write.

This comprehension teaching resource is aimed at teaching students the different reasons authors may write. These reasons may include:

  • to entertain
  • to persuade
  • to inform.

This worksheet can be used with any text. Students have to identify the reason the author has written a text and then provide evidence.

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