Fifth Grade Writing Worksheets and Printables

Writing fluency is a crucial skill for fifth graders to develop as they prepare for composing longer and more complex writing assignments in middle school. Help students build a rich vocabulary, explore introductory research, practice poetic writing and more with these fifth grade writing worksheets.
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How to Write Like Ray Bradbury How to Write Like Ray Bradbury Beginning writers, get inspired by science fiction master Ray Bradbury and the authors who influenced his writing with this composition worksheet.
Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence Unwind the complicated language of the Declaration of Independence with this paraphrasing activity!
How to Write Like Rudyard Kipling How to Write Like Rudyard Kipling Learn how to write like Rudyard Kipling, the author who wrote "The Jungle Book".
Examples of Homographs Examples of Homographs Here's a fun and challenging way to learn about wordplay!
How to Outline an Essay How to Outline an Essay If your little writer needs help organizing to write that big essay assignment, give her a helpful cheat-sheet full of tips on making an outline.
Rhyme Scheme: 'If' Rhyme Scheme: "If" Your budding poet can practice determining a rhyme scheme in this worksheet.
Brainstorming Techniques Brainstorming Techniques Organizing your thoughts is an essential part of the writing process.
Outline a Fictional Character Outline a Fictional Character Your young writer can practice his storytelling skills with this character development worksheet, where he'll outline 4 fictional characters.
Common Idioms Common Idioms Idioms are a piece of cake! Learn some common idioms, or phrases that mean something different than they seem.
How to Write Like J.R.R. Tolkien How to Write Like J.R.R. Tolkien For fans of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, here's a great writing composition sheet!
How to Write Like Jules Verne How to Write Like Jules Verne Take a dive into science fiction writing with the grandfather of the sci-fi genre: Jules Verne!
Creative Writing: Animal Antics Creative Writing: Animal Antics What if you could make up your own animal species?
Creative Writing: Acceptance Speech Creative Writing: Acceptance Speech Celebrate your successes with a fun writing prompt!
How to Write a Limerick How to Write a Limerick A limerick is a silly poem with a certain amount of syllables.
Creative Writing: Snow Storm Creative Writing: Snow Storm Snow can be beautiful or scary! Your little author can decide what he'll do on his day off in the midst of a snow storm with this writing prompt.
Holiday Writing Prompt Holiday Writing Prompt What does the "holiday spirit" mean to you?
Writing fluency is a crucial skill for fifth graders to develop as they prepare for composing longer and more complex writing assignments in middle school. Help students build a rich vocabulary, explore introductory research, practice poetic writing and more with these fifth grade writing worksheets.