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Identifying the Central Argument

How do you identify the author's purpose? Show the attached sheet on the projector, and lead your class in a discussion about the author's purpose. The text itself is very short, so this would lend itself well to an audience who has little experience or familiarity in finding the author's purpose. 

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8th - 9th
English Language Arts
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30 mins
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