FREE Author’s Purpose Anchor Charts | Classroom Posters


Introducing our captivating and educational Author’s Purpose Anchor Chart Classroom Poster – the perfect tool to enhance your student’s understanding of literary texts! This free, eye-catching poster is designed to be a valuable addition to any classroom, offering a visually engaging and informative resource that supports students in deciphering the intentions behind an author’s writing.

Measuring a generous size, this poster is easily visible from any corner of the room, ensuring that every student can benefit from its wealth of information. The vibrant colors and clear graphics make it an aesthetically pleasing addition to your classroom décor while serving as an effective teaching aid.

Unlock the mysteries of authorial intent with the three primary purposes detailed on the poster: to inform, to entertain, and to persuade. Each purpose is accompanied by concise explanations and illustrative examples, empowering students to identify and analyze these purposes in various texts. Whether you’re teaching literature, language arts, or reading comprehension, this poster provides a solid foundation for discussions and activities that delve into the depths of authorial decisions.

What sets this Author’s Purpose Anchor Chart Classroom Poster apart is its user-friendly design. With a clean layout and organized sections, students can quickly reference and apply the information as they navigate through different reading materials. Foster critical thinking and analytical skills by encouraging students to actively engage with the poster during class discussions, group activities, or independent reading sessions.

Download, print, and display this free Author’s Purpose Anchor Chart Classroom Poster to create an environment where students can grasp the nuances of why authors write. Elevate your teaching experience with a resource that not only informs but also inspires a love for literature and a deeper comprehension of the written word. Transform your classroom into a space where understanding author’s purpose becomes second nature!


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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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