What is text structure?
Text structure is the way in which an author organizes the text in order to communicate
Why is text structure important?
When students understand how a text is organized, they are more likely to identify the relationship of ideas, comprehend, and retain the information read. Also, students who develop an understanding of text structure are more likely to transfer this knowledge to their writing.
**Assigned 9/10/08; Quiz on 9/17/08**