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Author's Purpose (video 2.2)

Author's Purpose (video 2.2)

Author: Nichole Carter

At the end of this tutorial students will know the three basic types of author's purpose as well as how to write their explanation for the next proficiency for this unit.

Author's purpose is easy as PIE; persuade, inform, and entertain. Students will also learn how to write an explanation of author's purpose.

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  1. Watch the video and take notes, use the guided notes if you would like.

  2. Write out your summary and HOT question in your notes!