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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

Author's Purpose

Grade: 3rd Grade
Standard:

3.2.C

Description:

establish purpose for reading selected texts and monitor comprehension, making corrections and adjustments when that understanding breaks down (e.g., identifying clues, using background knowledge, generating questions, re-reading a portion aloud)

Standard:

3.12*

Description:

Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about the author's purpose in cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support their understanding. Students are expected to identify the topic and locate the author's stated purposes in writing the text.

Standard:

Figure19.A

Description:

establish purposes for reading selected texts based upon own or others’ desired outcome to enhance comprehension

3rd Grade Reading - Author's Purpose Lesson
 
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