I like this because it fits the opinion standards too. writing standards ask for an opinion writing with reasons why not persuasive. They don't have to try to convince someone to feel the same way or provide the other point of view!
an 8 x 11 sized "poster" created to help my second grade students to remember to write better sentences. It helps them to remember to include details in their sentences and try to paint a picture with words, including verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc.