This 26 page packet is a complete unit on teaching how to write an opinion piece. Students are asked their opinion on, "Who should be our class Super Star?" Their responses to this thoroughly engaging topic will amaze you.
The packet includes:
I Can Statements
Writing Process Lesson
Super Star Partnering
Prewriting Graphic Organizer
Examples of Writing that "Does Not Meet the Standard", "Meets the Standard", and "Exceeds the Standard"
There is also a lesson for after the writing process is over on "Making My Writing Better"
Created by Elizabeth Hill 3rd Grade Teacher
This is one of my favorite writing units! I hope you enjoy it. See more about how I use it in my classroom at http://tricksoftheteachingtrade.blogspot.com/