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Text Structure


Curipod generated lesson: "Text Structure". #5-7

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In a few words, how do authors arrange ideas in a text?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Text structure refers to how a text is organized. It helps readers better understand the information in the text. Common text structures include chronological, cause and effect, compare and contrast, problem and solution.
Text Structure
3. Slide
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Chronological Order: The organization of events in the order in which they occurred. Cause and Effect: Explaining why something happened and what the result was. Compare and Contrast: Examining similarities and differences between two items or topics.
4. Poll
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What is your favorite text structure?
  • Narrative
  • Descriptive
  • Expository
  • Persuasive
5. Slide
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Some texts have more than 5 structures, such as dialogue, description, narration, exposition, and argumentation. Text structure is the way a text is organized, including its sequence of ideas. The structure of a text can often be used to signal the type of text, such as a magazine article, a book review, or a research paper.
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6. Open question
300 seconds
What is the purpose of text structure?
7. Open question
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What elements make up text structure?
8. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
How does the author organize the information in the text?
9. Open question
300 seconds
What strategies can you use to identify text structure?
10. Open question
300 seconds
What can you do to improve your understanding of text structure?

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