learning about informational text
What is non-fiction
NonFiction books are real live facts about someone or something. We read nonfiction to get information and for a report. Sometimes we read nonfiction for fun.
Features found in National Geographic Explorer!
- The table of contents are found in the front of the book.
- The index shows words and the page number they are on.
- The glossary is a little dictionary in the back of the book.
- The heading is big bold words and it is like a title.
- Photographs are real picture of someone or something real.
- Captions are little sentences near a picture or photograph ( almost every page )
- Labels are sentences that are two or more sentences ( almost every page )
- Diagrams are pieces of information that explain a picture( almost every page )
- Graphs are pictures that are described by numbers( p6 )