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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Writing Metaphors Writing Metaphors Make writing magical with metaphors! Beginning writers can practice creating their own metaphors with this sheet as a guide.
Wilhelm Scream Wilhelm Scream I scream, you scream, we all scream for the Wilhelm scream!
What's Behind the Door? What's Behind the Door? Flex your writing skills with this fun writing prompt, which features a classic scene from scary movies!
Homographs Homographs Get ready for some wordplay! This homographs worksheet will help your child sort out those words that look alike but sound different and mean different things.
Zombies vs Vikings Zombies vs Vikings What if a zombie horde went up against a viking horde?
How to Write Like Stephen King How to Write Like Stephen King Aspiring authors can get inspired with a fun writing and reading comprehension sheet!
Creative Writing: Time Machine Creative Writing: Time Machine Time to travel to the past! Your little writer will use his imagination to bend time and space with this creative writing prompt.
Simile and Metaphor Simile and Metaphor Can you tell the difference between a simile and a metaphor?
Organization in Writing Organization in Writing Learn how to organize your thoughts and get into the habit of outlining ideas on paper with this worksheet that breaks down the process using a flow chart.
Using Commas Using Commas Comma usage is a tricky task! Is your student up to the challenge?
Capital! Capitalizing Titles Capital! Capitalizing Titles Brush up on the rules of capitalization with this handy worksheet.
Colonial America Writing Prompt Colonial America Writing Prompt Imagine being around in colonial America. If you were reporting about the American Revolution what would you have said about such tense and exciting times?
Writing a Ballad Writing a Ballad Meet the most daring archer in English Folklore: Robin Hood.
Write the Dialogue Write the Dialogue What are they saying? Write the dialogue for the scientist and robot!
Punctuation Quiz Punctuation Quiz Make sure your fifth grader is punctuating properly!
Punctuate Me: Using Commas Punctuate Me: Using Commas Get your child's punctuation engines started with this worksheet that breaks down where and how to use commas.
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.