Author's Purpose is Not as Easy as P.I.E.
How many times have you heard author's purpose defined as "persuade the audience, inform the audience, or entertain the audience", otherwise known as P.I.E.? In reality, we know that author's purpose is never that simple. In addition, the Author's Purpose TEKS comprise a large percentage of our assessed curriculum. Let's take a close look at this complex skill and how we can help our students master this concept.
TTESS 1.2 Data and Assessment
TTESS 1.3 Knowledge of Students
TTESS 1.4 Activities
TTESS 2.1 Achieving Expectations
TTESS 2.2 Content Knowledge and Expertise
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