Opportunities are endless when it comes to teaching opinion writing, but I firmly believe that students should learn to support their opinions with text-based evidence. Each prompt included in this download has a corresponding article on ReadWorks.org (free for teachers) that students can use to research and gather evidence.
In this download, you'll find:
Prompts were chosen to appeal to 3rd-5th grade students. Prompts include:
I suggest choosing a few prompts that you believe your students will get most excited about. Then, use this resource to teach students how to support their opinions with text-based, factual evidence.