Infer Perspective with TV Commercials

Infer Perspective with TV Commercials

Commercials provide terrific content for assessing author perspective. An easy way to view lots of commercials in one place is to visit iSpot.tv. Within the “Browse TV ads” tab, scroll through the category listings on the left (e.g., Super Bowl, clothing,...
Identify and Evaluate an Author’s Ideas

Identify and Evaluate an Author’s Ideas

Identify and Evaluate an Author’s Ideas Sep 22, 2015 | [Reading] Many students are under the impression when reading informational text that all the ideas and information presented must be true. Wrong! A lot of informational texts are based on an author’s ideas,...