What Makes a Great Response to Literature?
* The opening clearly states an opinion about a story or article.
* Reasons support the opinion. Linking words connect opinions
and reasons. Reasons should be backed up with examples
from the story.
* Details and examples from the story or article tell more about
* The closing sums up the opinion.
This resource includes templates that can be used when students are writing an opinion piece in response to text they have read. The sheets are ready to print and go.