This +100 page Opinion Writing 101 Unit covers EVERYTHING you'll need to teach opinion writing in six weeks. Let me do the lesson planning to make your life EASIER!
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This resource is a complete Opinion Writing Unit, you won't need any additional supplemental materials or activities. I've spent over a year compiling this unit based on what works with my own students. By the end of this unit, your writers will be be opinion writing superstars.
Included in this unit are the following:
► Six weeks of lesson plans
► Pre- and post- assessments - "Should slime be allowed in schools?" and "Should there be zoos?"
► Vocabulary instruction and word wall cards
► Mentor text links for the immersion phase
► Daily learning target slides
► links to research articles for the research phase
► Group essay instruction, "Are video games harmful for kids?"
► 48 student book pages/graphic organizers to keep your students organized
► 10 daily exit slip response journal prompts for quick formative assessment
► Independent essay instruction where the students choose their own topic
► Lessons on brainstorming, planning, drafting, revising and editing
► 3 quizzes that focus on development, structure and conventions
► Rubrics for easy scoring of all essays
► A student assessment data tracking recording sheet to keep track of student growth and progress
After purchasing this unit, you'll never have to stress over teaching opinion writing again!
If you like this unit, check out my FREE
Paragraph Writing 101 mini unit HERE.
Information Writing 101 unit, Literary Essay 101 unit, Personal Narrative/Memoir 101 unit
You might also be interested in these other writing resources available in my TPT store:
Writing Exit Slips BUNDLE for the whole year (personal narratives, informational writing, opinion essay, memoir)
Writing Workshop Teacher Binder - to keep you consistent and accountable during writing workshop
ELA Vocabulary Word Wall Cards
FREE Guide to Using Google Classroom during Writing Workshop
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Created by Melissa O'Bryan
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