Persuade, Inform, Entertain
PIE 1
PIE 2

100

What is the author's purpose if the writer writes to makes people laugh?
Entertain

100

What is the author's purpose if the writer is trying to make the readers believe in something?
Persuade or convince

100

The author's purpose for writing something factual for you to know.
What is to Inform or to teach?

200

What is the author's purpose if the writer writes a poem, story, or play?
Entertain

200

What if the author writes the text to make an argument?
Persaude or convince

200

The author's purpose for writing something is to give facts and information.
What is to Inform

300

A Walt Disney World commercial that shows the theme park.
What is to persaude

300

Your parents received your Report Card.
What is to Inform

300

The Ruby Bridges Movie
What is to Inform and persaude

400

The selection titled, I See Animals Hiding, is about animals that used camouflage. Why did the author write this text?
To Inform

400

Author's write fiction selections for what purpose.
What is to Entertain

400

Pizza Hut has the best pizza in the world. It is very affordable. You can order it 7 days a week. Tasty! Tasty!
What is to Persaude

500

It was a glorious morning in Florida. The sun was shining through the trees. Mr. Woodard couldn't wait to find his fishing pole and called his friend Mr. Thomas to go fishing. They had a great time. They took their dogs with them and the dogs would swim in the lake while they fished. It was so funny to watch those dogs paddle around the lake.
What is to Entertain

500

Micah was not happy one little bit. His sister, Graceland was making honor roll again. His parents would allow her to do anything she wanted to do. Micah was not making honor roll this time and he was not going to be allowed to do all the things he wanted to do. Poor Micah! He would just have to study harder and get back on the honor roll.
What is to Inform, to Entertain and to Persuade

500

VIDEO GAMES FOR SALE: Mega Video Store, West Oaks Mall: We have a large selection of video games for sale this week. They are fun games that your will enjoy having. The cost is $3.00 per game this week only. So hurry in to buy yours today!
What is to Persuade