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2016-2017 Text Structure


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Text Structure is the way in which the author has organized the information in the text.  Good writers use text structure to improve readers comprehension.  


The five main types of text structure are:

1.  Description   2.  Compare & Contrast    3.  Order & Sequence    4.  Problem & Solution    5.  Cause & Effect.


The following movies are based on a children's book that use text structure.  


Mr. Jacobs's Movies

  1. Two Friends and Their Trip to the Mall

  2. The Stolen Chocolate Bar

  3. The Very Lonely Girl

  4. Extra Credit!

  5. The Terrible, Very Bad Day

Mr. Teeter's Movies

  1. Eye of the Raccoon

  2. The "Then and Now" Game Show

  3. Mr. A's Plant Lesson

  4. Dancing with Selena Komez

  5. What Happens When Mom is Gone