*Opinion writing template*Age suitability: Grades 5 - template provides a writing scaffold for students; while providing examples of sentence starters and ideas which positions the reader and the writer.
This fun opinion writing unit meets Common Core State Standards. Students will write about what they think is the best fruit and the best outdoor activity. This writing packet would be great to teach along with a health and nutrition unit.
Reading and examining mentor texts with students is a powerful strategy for teaching writing.Just about any book can serve as a mentor text, depending upon what your students' skills are and what you want them to