"My Favorite Food" is an opinion writing piece that is common core aligned.
Kindergarten ELA: Literacy.W.K.1 Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose opinion pieces in which they tell a reader the topic they are writing about and state an opinion or preference about the topic.
First Grade ELA: Literacy.W.1.1 Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure.
Second Grade ELA: Literacy.W.2.1 Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic 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.
This pack includes a circle map, tree map, writing paper, rough draft paper, final draft paper, a craftivity, and more! I have two different sets of verbs (is, has, tastes or is, tastes, makes me feel). There are several paper options as well.
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