English Language Arts Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Author's Purpose

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Missouri Standards

MO.R. Reading
R.2. Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze and evaluate fiction, poetry and drama from a variety of cultures and times
R.2.C. Literary Elements: Use details from text to (DOK 2; CA 2, 1.5, 1.6, 2.4, 3.1, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8):
R.2.C.g. Identify author's purpose
R.3. Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze and evaluate nonfiction (such as biographies, newspapers, technical manuals) from a variety of cultures and times
R.3.C. Text Structure: Use details from text to (DOK 2; CA 3, 1.5, 1.6, 2.4, 3.5):
R.3.C.i. Identify author's purpose for writing text