Hershey Kiss Opinion Writing

The best organization of a Writers Notebook Ive found- plus, simple activities for starting writing off WRITE! this school year! :)

Great for Opinion Writing. Students will write an opinion piece about which silverware is the best

ReadLearnTeachLife: Opinion writers toolbox

The perfect little opinion writing idea! Students will list an opinion and give 3 reasons why they chose their idea. This implements common core standards for grades 1 and 2.

Fantastic resource for transitional words and phrases for OPINION WRITING --- I "MUSTACHE" YOUR OPINION (AN OPINION WRITING UNIT)

How do you teach opinion writing? We focus on building each part of the opinion paragraph through oral language partner practice, games, and fun. By scaffolding learning, we can focus and provide students with the resources they need to learn to write well-crafted opinion pieces. Instructional Strategies • Cooperative Learning Activities • Sorts • Sentence Frames • Templates • Practice Sheets • Assessments • Checklist A complete common core aligned resource to teach writing.

Crazy for First Grade: Common Core- Writing Opinions All Year Long!!!!

Some great mentor texts here for narrative, informational, and opinion/persuasive writing!!

Great blog post about classroom library…with pics! Plus, FREE Genre Posters from Having Class in Third Grade

Anchor Chart: OREO Opinion Writing; be sure to include sentence starters

OPINION writing

Persuasive Writing Anchor Chart......Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher: Daily 5 Stations

Persuasive writing


Teacher Time Savers: Opinion (Persuasive) Writing Graphic Organizer

persuasive writing in December

Fact v. Opinion! Love this! Perfect activity for Opinion writing in first grade! I would wait to have students do this until they understood the Opinion Writing format.

Great book to use for judgement (opinion with a reason using evidence) writing activity.

Take It or Leave It!$- Fun idea for opinion writing and using evidence in your writing! Love It!

showing emotions in writing