Brief two-page activity matching text structures to their descriptions and also to their signal words. Answer key included.Reinforces the differences in the five common text structures. Quickly assess if students understand the concepts.Love this matching activity?
Are you teaching text structures in your upper elementary classroom? You'll definitely want to download these free printables! You will have everything you need to facilitate a complete and thorough text structure lesson! (Well, you'll just need to provide the anchor chart paper and the clipboards.) It features the five following text structures: Sequence Compare and Contrast Cause and Effect Problem and Solution Description It contains three activities:1.
Two charts to choose from. One chart with Structure, Signal Words, and Visuals. The second chart is the same plus definitions of each text structure. One poster with: Text Structures, Text Features and Author's Purpose. (three different fonts to choose from and background color) One "Problem/Solution" worksheet to use with any nonfiction text.
Text Structure!Students learn the four common text structures: Compare/Contrast, Description, Cause/Effect, and Problem/ Solution. In this lesson, students learn the definition of text structure- and the difference between it and text features (commonly confused).
Text Structure Study Guide with QR codes! This Text Structure study guide contains 5 text structures with a definition & example passage (for 10 study points total). With an iPad or Smartphone, the QR codes link each text structure vocabulary word to a labeled image of the described term.
This is one of six posters included in the Informational Text Structures 60 page unit for 4th and 5th graders by The Teacher Next Door. Each poster includes a definition, an example and a list of key signal words. $
Non-Fiction Informational Text Structure Pack from TeachingintheSunshine on TeachersNotebook.com - (20 pages) - This Understanding Informational Text Structure Pack includes; vibrant signs (with definitions, graphic demonstrations and signal words), nonfiction card sort, graphic organizers and a craftivity.