Types of Texts— Let’s Practice!
Transcript Types of Texts— Let’s Practice!
Goopaw says get ready to practice identifying... "Types of Texts!" Remember, a text is anything printed or written that you can explore with your eyes or ears. We can read, write, look at, or even listen to texts. They can be storybooks, (...) poetry, (...) plays, (...) magazines, (...) menus (...) and more! Let's look at some examples and pick the right type! Here is the first... example. Is THIS text a storybook or a menu? This is a STORYBOOK because it has a front and back cover with pages that tell stories! Let's look at another... text. Is THIS a magazine or poetry? This is POETRY because the words are written in groups of lines that happen to rhyme at the end. It also makes the reader imagine and feel something! Here is the next... text. Is THIS text a play or a newspaper? This is a PLAY because the words are written for characters to speak and act out. Try this... text. Is it a menu or poetry? This is a MENU because it is a list of items you can pick from. Here is the next... example. Is this a storybook or magazine? This is a MAGAZINE because it has many different stories and articles inside. It's also published many times a year! Good work! Goopaw had so much fun identifying texts with you today! See you next time!
Types of Texts— Let’s Practice! exercise
Is this a text?Hints
A text is printed, like poetry.
You can see a text with your eyes, like a play script.Solution
A text is anything printed, or written, that you can explore with your eyes or ears. You can read, write, look at, or listen to texts.
The correct answer is menu. A menu is a type of text.
Identify the name of each type of text.Hints
A storybook has a front and back cover. You can read and look at storybook.
A play has lines spoken by different characters. You can read or listen to a play.Solution
Some types of text are: poetry, a storybook, a play, and a menu.
What type of text is this?Hints
A magazine is a type of text.
A brochure is a type of advertisement, such as for travel.
A newspaper has a name and the date on the front.Solution
Some types of text are: brochures, magazines, sheet music, and newspapers.
Match the text feature with the type of text.Hints
Braille is a type of reading system with raised dots that can help people with visual impairment.
What can musicians read when playing instruments?Solution
These types of texts have the following text features:
- Menu - Type of text has items of food listed on it.
- Sheet Music - This type of text has music notes on it.
- Braille - This type of text has raised dots on it that people can read with their fingers.
- Lyrics - This type of text has the words for songs that you can use to read and sing.
Which of the text examples shown is a storybook?Hints
This type of text is poetry.
A storybook has a front and back cover.
This type of text is a play.
This type of text is a menu.Solution
This type of text is a storybook.
Is this a type of text?Hints
Is a phone a type of text?
Can you look at directions?
There are 3 yes answers.Solution
A text is anything printed that you can explore with your eyes or ears.
Receipts, recipes, and directions are different types of text.