RI.5.6 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

RI.5.6 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

How to teach Author's Purpose

Using RI.5.6 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson, students analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.

Different people experience and share an event in different ways.  Students practice describing the differences in focus and the information provided.

This RI.5.6 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson includes RI.5.6 Worksheets, RI.5.6 Activities, RI.5.6 Assessment, and RI.5.6 Poster. Each Common Core Lessons includes Common Core Worksheets, Activities, Assessment, and Poster that you can use for teaching and assessing the standard.


Other resources to use with this RI.5.6 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

If you are using this lesson, your students are probably learning about author's purpose.

Use this Author's Purpose Activity as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this activity by having two different students share about the first day of school. Next, have the class explain why the same event has different experiences. Then, students complete activity individually or with a partner. Finally, students share about their reading. Once finished, students continue their practice using the provided worksheet.

Be sure to check out more Author's Purpose Resources and the entire Fifth Grade Common Core Workbook.


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