Text Features

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text features

different parts of informational text that provide details and organize it

caption

the words that give a description of an illustration

illustration

the visual pictures that represent information in text (photographs, drawings)

heading

the title of a section that helps organize the passage and gives the main idea

text box

a box that contains information in addition to what is already provided in the passage

diagram

a picture with the details, labeled

timeline

a line plot that has dates and events in chronological order

graph

visual display of information or data

list

numbered or bulleted items used for organization

glossary

alphabetical list of words and definitions

index

alphabetical list of items located in the back of a book to help reader find information fast

table of contents

list of chapters/sections in a book

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