Define Clue Words Titles Examples Passages
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Chronological and Order Sequence
What type of text structure matches the definition:
An author provides details of events in the order in which they happen.
100
Compare & Contrast
Which type of text structure uses the clue words:
like, both, neither, on the other hand, in contrast, same, different
100
Description
Which type of text structure would you find in a book with the title:
Everything You Need to Know About Soccer
100
Chronological Order and Sequence
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Frog Growth Cycle

6-9 days: Egg is Fertilized
7-10 days: Tadpole Hatches
4 weeks: Tadpole begins to swim
6-9 weeks: Gills disappear
12 weeks: Legs sprout
12-15 weeks: Body enlarges, tail shortens
16 weeks: Growth cycle complete!
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Compare & Contrast
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Landlines: Necessary or a Thing of the Past?
Some people may question whether they need a landline and a cell phone bu there are actually advantages to owning each. While both can make phone calls to anywhere, a landline restricts you to your home. On the other hand, a cell phone can be used almost anywhere! Cell phones have the ability to take pictures, go on the internet, and even entertain you with games and apps. A landline is used only for calls but is a better choice in an emergency. Another similarity is both offer call forwarding, voice mail, caller ID, and other basic features.
200
Compare & Contrast
Which type of text structure matches the definition:
Discusses similarities and differences between two or more subjects
200
Description
Which type of text structure uses the clue words:
adjectives, characteristics, for example, another, for instance
200
Chronological Order or Sequence
Which type of text structure would you find in a book with the title:
Recycling: A Step by Step Guide to Get Started
200
Cause & Effect
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Studied hard for a test ----> Got an A+!
200
Cause & Effect
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Negative Effects of Too Much Screen Time
Children, ages 8-18, spend an average of 7 hours on screens each day! Due to so many screens, including computers, tablets, phones, and televisions, kids today have many more opportunities to be in front of screens each day. Being on screens too much can cause you to miss out on socializing with family and friends. Instead of hanging out with friends, kids are just texting them. As a result of too much screens, it can make it more difficult for you to recognize emotions of others. Limiting screen time to 2 hours per day will cut back on some of these negative effects.
300
Description
Which type of text structure matches the definition:
Gives many details or characteristics on a specific topic.
300
Cause & Effect
Which type of text structure uses the clue words:
causes, because, since, as a result, if/then, due to, therefore, reason
300
Problem & Solution
Which type of text structure would you find in a book with the title:
Natural Disasters: What to Do in an Emergency
300
Problem & Solution
Which type of text structure matches the example:

You don't have enough money to buy the tablet you want
? ------ >
You save up allowance and birthday money until you can buy the tablet
300
Chronological Order or Sequence
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Cell Phones: From Luxury to Necessity
Cell phones were first introduced in 1983 and cost about $4,000. At the time, they were considered more of a luxury. They were bulky and the battery lasted a mere 30 minutes. By 1993, the first smartphone was introduced but by today's standards it wouldn't seem very smart at all. The first iPhone wasn't released until 2008 and quickly became competition for the Blackberry. By 2016, the vast majority of Americans owned some type of cell phone. Many people these days don't go anywhere without it.
400
Problem & Solution
Which type of text structure matches the definition:
Text that provides information about an issue and ways to fix it
400
Problem & Solution
Which type of text structure uses the clue words:
solve, dilemma, problem, solution, answer, question
400
Compare & Contrast
Which type of text structure would you find in a book with the title:
Facebook or Instagram? The Pros and Cons
400
Description
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Ice Cream:

many flavors
in a cone or dish
many colors
cold
many toppings
soft
400
Problem & Solution
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Texting and Driving: Tips to Keep You Safe
With the increasing popularity of texting and social media, some people are tempted to use their phones while driving. This can be a big problem and is a major safety concern fo motorists. If your phone is a distraction, there are some tips to keep you focused on the road. One option could be to turn your phone to "silent" or even "off" while driving. You still get all notifications once you turn it back on and after you've arrived safely. Another tip you could try is to put your phone out of reach. There are even apps that prevent texting while driving!
500
Cause & Effect
Which type of text structure matches the definition:
Text that tells what happened and why it happened
500
Chronological Order or Sequence
Which type of text structure uses the clue words:
dates in order, first, second, third, next, steps, after, finally, instructions
500
Cause & Effect
Which type of text structure would you find in a book with the title:
Healthy Eating and How It Can Help Your Body
500
Compare & Contrast
Which type of text structure matches the example:

Cats:
meows
bathroom indoors
litter box
can purr

Dogs:
barks
bathroom outdoors
many different sizes
can whine

Both:
pets
live indoors
great companion
plays with toys
500
Description
Which type of text structure matches the example:

What Can Your Cell Phone Do for You?
There are many different types of cell phones but most of them have. a lot of the same features. Most cell phones have excellent cameras for both still photos and videos. There are many different apps that can be downloaded from games to social media to even graphic design. Cell phones have alarms, calendars, maps, and weather forecasts. You can send and receive emails right on them. Don't forget, you can still call and text others as well. Cell phones can come in handy many times throughout the day.




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