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Identify Purposes of Text

Set a purpose for reading informational texts with this reading instructional activity. To find the central idea of a text, young readers turn titles and subtitles into questions to help them understand the text. They complete a T-chart for the instructional activity, which is included as a .gif file. Additionally, they write a summary of what they have read.

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Resource Details

Grade
7th - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Year
2005
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
Included Materials
  • Project
  • Worksheet

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