This bundle includes six worksheets for the Grade 3 Common Core English Language Arts Writing Standards for Text Types and Purposes: CCCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.1, 3.1.A, 3.1.B, 3.1.C, and 3.1.D. The standard(s) are at the bottom-right corner of each worksheet.
Each worksheet requires no preparation. Just print!
These worksheets can be used to teach new concepts, practice concepts after direct instruction, or be used for assessment, intervention or homework. Students may use these worksheets individually, with a partner, in small groups, or as a whole class. They can be assigned to early finishers or used as substitute teacher activities.
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
Introduce the topic or text they are writing about, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure that lists reasons.
Provide reasons that support the opinion.
Use linking words and phrases (e.g., because, therefore, since, for example) to connect opinion and reasons.
Provide a concluding statement or section.