Opinion writing for upper elementary students. This opinion writing unit was designed to introduce upper grade students to the genre of opinion writing. It also walks students through writing their first opinion essay. Perfect for students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade. Lots of great lessons and activities to teach opinion writing.
Lessons That Create Writers are exactly what their name denotes: writing lessons that will help turn your students into bonafide writers! Through direct instruction, guided practice, and independent practice, students will explore various literary elements that will help them improve their story telling. Then, through sharing and reflection, as well as formative assessment, students will solidify what they learned about crafting excellent writing pieces.