RI.2.8 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.2.8

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"Describe how reasons support specific points the author makes in a text."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Learning About the Ocean
Worksheet
Learning About the Ocean
This interesting and informative text about the ocean can be used to help students learn how to find the main idea and key details in a nonfiction text!
Year 3
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ocean
Worksheet
The Ocean
This short nonfiction text will teach students about the ocean, and includes questions to help students identify the author’s point of view and purpose for writing the text by focusing on important vocabulary words that support the main idea.
Year 3
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Worksheet
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
In this activity, your class will examine nonfiction texts to determine an author's point, a supporting reason and two points of supporting evidence.
Year 6
Worksheet
Text-Based Fact or Opinion
Worksheet
Text-Based Fact or Opinion
Fact: This resource will give your students practise sorting out facts and opinions in their reading. Students will use this graphic organizer to distinguish between facts and opinions they find in their text and explain their reasoning.
Year 3
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Examining Author's Purpose in a Nonfiction Text
Lesson plan
Examining Author's Purpose in a Nonfiction Text
This lesson will help students identify the author's point of view and purpose for writing an informational text.
Year 3
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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