Thursday, November 14, 2013
Reading Informational Text 6 (Craft & Structure)
K. Name the author and illustrator of a text and define the role of each in presenting the ideas or information in a text.
1. Distinguish between information provided by pictures or other illustrations and information provided by the words in a text.
2. Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
3. Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
4. Compare and contrast a firsthand and secondhand account of the same event or topic; describe the differences in focus and the information provided.
5. Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.
6. Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.