Author's Point of View
5th Grade ~ Unit 1, Week 5
Point of View = Position on a Topic
What are facts and opinions?
Opinions are expressions of a person's feelings and therefore cannot be proven. Computer games are fun is an example.
What clue words help identify the author's point of view?
*important, excellent, favorite, amazing, best, easy, right, exciting, etc.
QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF
What did the author use to show fact?
Are there persuasive words in this text?
What does the author want me to believe?