Opinion Writing unit: This common core opinion writing teaches kids to begin to use mentor texts and gives you the option to teach them to cite an article when writing an opinion piece. There are 4 prompts and week long activities to go with each prompt.
The unit includes:
Opinion text posters featuring parts of an opinion piece
Four opinion prompts:
Would you rather live in a place with a warm winter or cold winter?
Would you rather ski or snowboard?
Would you rather ice skate or play hockey?
Would you rather build a snowman or have a snowball fight?
Each prompt includes:
2 opinion mentor texts (showing both pro/con opinions)
Questions asking kids to identify author's opinion and reasons
Color coding page for text structure
Graphic organizer (2 options for differentiation)
Homework cover sheets (3 choices if you choose to send for homework)
You might also enjoy:
Opinion Writing Handbook
You may also like my other writing units like:
Life Long Ago Opinion Writing Unit
CHECK MY STORE FOR OTHER OPINION, INFORMATIVE, AND NARRATIVE WRITING UNITS AND RESOURCES :)
How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases
page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback
button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you.
How to follow me:
Just click on the green star under my name. That way you can get information on new freebies and products first!