Facebook
Twitter

Drawing Conclusions about Author's Purpose

Standard Basis:

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.6-8.6

Task:

The author devotes two chapters of this story to explaining the cause of the tsunami of December 26 . Why do you suppose she does this? Analyze the author's purpose in providing a detailed explanation of the cause of the tsunami. In your answer, describe your conclusions including supporting evidence from the text.

Associated Story: The Impossible

Media Credits

Kelly Hansen

Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips