Author’s Purpose Teaching Unit | PIE | Tools | Activities | Assessment | Digital & Print

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Teach your students about the Author’s Purpose in 2024 and how understanding PIE (PersuadeInfluence, and Explain) impacts READING and WRITING. This fully EDITABLEDIGITAL, and PRINT-BASED resource for teachers and students is a complete unit of engaging content.


⭐ PowerPoint, Print & Google Slides Version

⭐ Suggested Use & Guidelines

⭐ Introducing the Author’s Purpose for teacher and student instructions

⭐ Lesson plans and Daily Quick Writes

⭐ Instructional Videos

⭐ Author’s Purpose Quiz

⭐ Author’s Purpose Investigation

⭐ Author’s Purpose Graphic Organizers

⭐ Author’s Purpose Bookmarks, Posters & Printables.


This engaging resource teaches students to identify the Author’s Purpose when READING and then guides them in translating this knowledge into their WRITING across all text types.

The GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS are easy to follow, alongside ACTIVITIES, that will ensure your students are always on task and clearly understand what they are doing.


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Nicole P. Says… “So easy to follow along with for students! The content and information was presented in a clear and understanding manner. ”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Billie G. says, I used this for reteaching with students who were struggling. It was great for small group instruction..”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Lisa S. says, “A lot of students struggle with author purpose, so this is well organized and useful for reinforcing it with middle school.”

❤️ this TpT BEST SELLER either all at once or take your time throughout the year as your students learn to become skilled readers and writers.

This evergreen resource caters to a comprehensive range of ages and abilities.

This is an excellent independent distance learning resource for all digital devices and platforms like GOOGLE CLASSROOM, SEESAW & OFFICE 365.



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Grade Levels:

Grade 1 & 2  /  3rd Grade4th Grade  /  5th Grade  /  6th  Grade / 7th Grade / 8th Grade / 9th Grade10th GradeSenior Highschool / Suitable for Homeschooling / Not Grade Specific

Subject Areas:

Critical & Creative Thinking  /  English (ELA)  /  MathematicsReading  /  STEM & Digital TechnologiesWriting

File Types:

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Is this Resource Editable?

Yes, elements of this resource are editable, and you can customize it to meet your students’ needs.

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