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Help your students understand the 5 different types of author’s purposes with this ready-to-use digital introduction bundle.

These resources are Google compatible and students can complete all work on the computer. This works well with distance-learning, 1:1 classrooms, remote teaching, Google classroom, or online education. The print resources are in PDF format and are intended to be printed and distributed to students.

This resources includes the following 5 types of author’s purpose

  • Persuade
  • Inform
  • Entertain
  • Explain
  • Describe


  • A 32 slide Google Slides presentation that introduces students to the 5 author’s purposes with examples of each and when to use them as well as an interactive video activity to practice.
  • A digital task card activity with 9 different pieces of writing where students must determine the author’s purpose and apply the information they learned. Answer key is provided.
  • Social media digital caption activity where students write social media captions based on the pre determined author’s purpose hashtags. Sample answer key is provided.
  • Author's purpose digital posters for reference

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