Get emails about new stuff.
Be the first to know.

Get emails about new stuff.
Don't worry. I hate spam too.

Text Structure Lesson

Are you looking for a PowerPoint presentation about text structure and patterns of organization? Look no further. Here is an interactive lesson on text structure to help students understand this crucial reading skill:

Text Structure Lesson: PowerPoint slide show about text structure including cause and effect, sequence, chronological, problem and solution, and compare and contrast with a ten question practice activity.
Text Structure Lesson PowerPoint
Preview Text Structure Lesson in Your Web Browser


 

Common Core State Standards Related to Text Structure

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.5 – Analyze the structure of texts, including how specific sentences, paragraphs, and larger portions of the text (e.g., a section, chapter, scene, or stanza) relate to each other and the whole.

Expand to View All Common Core State Standards Related to Text Structure
ELA Standards: Informational Texts

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5 – Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.5 – Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.6.5 – Analyze how a particular sentence, paragraph, chapter, or section fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the ideas.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.7.5 – Analyze the structure an author uses to organize a text, including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of the ideas.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.8.5 – Analyze in detail the structure of a specific paragraph in a text, including the role of particular sentences in developing and refining a key concept.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.11-12.5 – Analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of the structure an author uses in his or her exposition or argument, including whether the structure makes points clear, convincing, and engaging.

View Source
Common Core Lesson and Unit Plans
Understanding Common Core State Standards

 

Looking for Something Else?
Text Structure Worksheets
Text Structure Activities
Story Structure Worksheets
Story Structure Activities
All Reading Worksheets

Still looking for something? Search here.
Leave a comment

6 Comments

  1. Medisca

     /  March 14, 2017

    That’s great… thank you 🙂

    Reply
  2. Mrs. Henry

     /  October 1, 2015

    I love this! Your cite as such useful, and valuable material. Thanks!

    Reply
  3. Peach

     /  January 13, 2013

    Love the powerpoint! My students will enojy this. Thanks!

    Reply
  4. Diablo

     /  December 19, 2012

    Thanks a lot ! im a 7th grade student ! i just moved in to a new english shcool. but my old shcool was french so im quite a beginner ! im having a gep (genaral education packet) to turn in ! thx a lot 🙂

    Reply
  5. puruhitosari

     /  December 7, 2012

    Why didn’t i find this site before…..

    Reply
  6. Mrs. Capouch

     /  March 27, 2011

    This PP is fantastic! I am a Student Teacher preparing a review lesson on text structure for a group of 7th graders, and this is exactly what I needed! The students did not perform well on text structure questions on our latest benchmark, so we are reviewing before our state tests in April. A perfect short lesson to keep it fresh on their brains. Thanks!

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

By Using This Website You Agree to the Terms of Use and are aware of our privacy policy.