Distinguish between first and third person points of view. SPI 0601.8.4
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- Author's Purpose and Point of View - pre test - answers on next web page [This expired page is from the Internet Archive known as the Wayback Machine.]
- Author's Purpose and Point of View - post test - answers on next web page
- Characters and Point of View - The point of view (how you choose to tell your story) determines the voice of your writing.
- Critical Literacy: Point of View - lesson plan helps students look at the author's purpose and viewpoint, and also recognize gaps in the text - Extension activities include debating a fairy tale using different character viewpoints.
- "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" - by Langston Hughes - lesson plan - gain understanding on interpreting author's viewpoint, figurative language, historical perspective, cultural perspective
- Point of View - exploring point of view
- Point of View - definition of point of view
- Point of View Exercise - use this as a whole class activity
- Point of View Quiz - Decide if each sentence is written in first person or third person point of view.
- Point of View; Third Person - lesson plan
- Point of View and Why it is important - Ian Bone
- Point of View - Two Heads Aren't Always Better Than One - suggestions regarding choosing a point of view for your writing
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