Determining Author's Message

Instructional Resource

Contributed By
Smarter Balanced
Grade Levels
Grade 4

Determining Author's Message

Instructional Resource

In this resource, students will determine the author’s message in a literary text. Students will use the problems characters face, solutions to the problems, and the lessons characters learn in Aesop's Fables. The strategies used will apply to many narrative texts.

Author
Adrienne Andie Bentley
Publisher
Smarter Balanced - Smarter Tools for Teachers