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

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Tennessee Standards

TN.0301. English Language Arts (0301)
0301.8. Literature
State Performance Indicators
SPI 0301.8.5. Identify the author's purpose (e.g., to entertain, to inform, to describe, to share feelings).
TN.1.0. Reading: The student will develop the reading and listening skills necessary for word recognition, comprehension, interpretation, analysis, evaluation, and appreciation of print and nonprint text.
Accomplishments:
3.1.09. Use active comprehension strategies to derive meaning while reading and check for understanding after reading.
3.1.09.b. Check for understanding after reading
3.1.09.b.7. Discussing author's purpose for writing.