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Katrina Russell

Author's Purpose Text Cover Sorting Task

Grades: 4th Grade, 3rd Grade
Subjects: English Language Arts

Student Instructions

1. Choose add 2. Use the clues on the cover and the title as well as what you may already know about the book to sort them into what you think the author's purpose was-Persuade (P) Inform (I) Entertain (E) 3. Use the rec tool to give an explanation about one example in each section. 4. Press the check button at the end.