RI.5.8 Worksheets, Workbooks, and Lesson Plans

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.8

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"Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s)."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Worksheet
Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Students will use an adjective word bank to help them identify statements of fact and opinion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comprehension Cards
Worksheet
Comprehension Cards
These printable cards give students the chance to practice using supporting evidence to identify an author’s claims.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Facts, Opinions, and Related Ideas
Worksheet
Facts, Opinions, and Related Ideas
See a fact? How about an opinion? Dig into texts with your students to connect facts and opinions to their related topic. This resource goes along with the Find ’Em and Quote ‘Em! Fact and Opinions lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fact vs. Opinion Checklist
Worksheet
Fact vs. Opinion Checklist
Fact? Opinion? Use this crafty checklist with your students to identify and sort facts and opinions using context clues.This resource goes along with the Find ’Em and Quote ‘Em! Fact and Opinions lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Worksheet
Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
In this activity, your class will examine nonfiction texts to determine an author's point, a supporting reason and two points of supporting evidence.
5th grade
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Find Author’s Claim with Reasons and Evidence
Lesson plan
Find Author’s Claim with Reasons and Evidence
In this lesson, your class will identify an author’s claim in nonfiction text by identifying evidence and reasons.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
What’s the Point?
Lesson plan
What’s the Point?
Give your students practice explaining how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text. With these sports-themed texts, students will make inferences about the author and use text evidence to prove it.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
State Your Claim
Lesson plan
State Your Claim
Help your students explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text by giving them high-interest nonfiction texts to read.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Find ‘Em and Quote ‘Em! Facts and Opinions
Lesson plan
Find ‘Em and Quote ‘Em! Facts and Opinions
Got facts? Got opinions? Use this lesson plan to teach your students to evaluate texts for facts and opinions. Students will use a non-fiction text selection to collect quotes as proof.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

No workbooks found for this common core node.

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