Author's Point of View
6th Grade - Unit 1, Week 5
"Perspective about a Subject"
Things to Look For in the Text
They should look for techniques that show the author may be trying to influence readers to feel a certain way about a subject. Figurative language or words with negative or positive connotations can affect readers and show bias or prejudice.
Questions to Ask During Reading
*What details reveal this view?
*Is this view supported with evidence?
*Is important information intentionally omitted?