Text features are informational pieces of text that are NOT the main body of the text Text features can make reading more enjoyable and help the reader understand the text.
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Which text feature do you think is most helpful when trying to understand a story?
Draw / write: Can you think of any other text features you can use in your writing?
What did you learn about text features today?