Author’s Purpose Notes. Author’s Purpose = why he/she is writing, what he/she is trying to achieve . Can be more than one, but usually one main purpose Examples : To inform or explain To persuade , convince To express thoughts/ feelings To entertain. How do you figure it out?.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Author’s Perspective= the lens through which a writer looks at a topic, influenced by their values, experiences, feelings
Use text features to help understand a topic= captions, headings, boldfaced type
describes events in time order
shows similarities/ differences between subjects
an action, how one event leads to another,
explains why something happened
“contributed, ”“ as a result,” “therefore”
See pages 4-10, Table of Contents