Understanding Text Structure


7.R.5I Analyze how a particular sentence, paragraph, chapter, or section fits into the overall structure of an informational text and contributes to the development of the setting and ideas.

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In this lesson you will learn about the different ways in which an author may organize his ideas within a text and how this shapes the final result of the text as well as the reader’s understanding of it.

Throughout the lesson the student will be able to:

  • describe the overall structure of a text;
  • explain how the overall structure of the text relates to the development of ideas;
  • describe the structure of a specific section of text;
  • explain how the specific parts of a text relate to the development of ideas;
  • cite examples of specific sentences, paragraphs, chapters, or sections that contribute to the development of ideas in a text.

This lesson’s content is of high educational quality. It is designed with a model of a conceptualization, definitions, examples, practice exercises and test with different levels of complexity. In addition, it includes rubrics for an objective evaluation.


8 items in example section

56 items in exercise practice

26 items in test

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