This book contains 37 pages that correlates with CCSS W.1.1 and CCSS W.2.1 in Grade 1 and 2. This book includes explanation pages, samples and activity sheets for the students. I have used these activity pages with my class.
Set 1: Includes 6 guided practice with teacher modeling worksheets.
Set 2: Includes 6 gradual release practice worksheets that allow students to practice adding their opinion and reason.
Set 3: Includes 7 independent practice worksheets that allow students to write their opinions, reasons, and conclusions.
Set 4: Includes 4 open-ended activity sheets for students to practice writing opinions with their own topic, opinion, reasons, and conclusion.
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or name the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure.
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.