RI.K.6

Name the author and illustrator of a text and define the role of each in presenting the ideas or information in a text.

 


VOCABULARY

  • artist
  • author
  • ideas

  • illustration
  • illustrator
  • information

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD  what's this
  • Every piece of text is written by a person called an author.
  • The reason why authors write is to convey information to an audience.
  • Illustrators create illustrations (pictures, drawings, or maps, etc.) that are often included in a piece of text.
  • Illustrations can help the reader to develop a better understanding of the information written by an author.

QUESTIONS TO FOCUS INSTRUCTIONS  what's this
  • What is the role of authors and illustrators?
  • What are the different purposes served by words and illustrations?


LEARNING PROGRESSION

Go to RI.1.6 to see the progression of related skills.