Use this product to make opinion writing simple for students. Choose a topic (we started with favorite food!) and students can get right to writing. This is a great graphic organizer and tool to get students writing with opinion words and transition
This product is aligned with the 2nd grade Common Core Standards (R.I.2.5 and R.I.2.1). I used the biography "Barack Obama" level K from Reading A-Z. The comprehension questions could be used with various Obama biographies, but the scavenger hunt is
This product can be used as an independent center, partner or small group activity or as a write-around-the-room interactive activity. This word sort focuses on -ot, -ock and -op words, as well as a "create your own" to assess student understanding.
A fun whole group activity to get students thinking about their opinion. Have students taste Jelly Beans and M&Ms and write and draw their opinion! With my students, we also created a graph to show our favorites!
This is a quick activity to reinforce opinion and creative writing. This is a graphic organizer I use to get students thinking about their favorite color and why. We also use this as a pre-writing to create a "Colorful Poetry."