W.5.1.A Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.1.A

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"Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer’s purpose."

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

Worksheets

Strategies for Crafting Your Title
Worksheet
Strategies for Crafting Your Title
A great title hooks the audience and gives readers an idea about what they’ll be reading. With this worksheet, your writers will learn different strategies for crafting titles for any piece of writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Crafting an Awesome Title
Worksheet
Crafting an Awesome Title
In this activity, students will consider different strategies for coming up with titles, and practice crafting them for various pieces of text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Capitalizing and Punctuating Titles and Headings
Worksheet
Capitalizing and Punctuating Titles and Headings
Show your students that learning to capitalize and punctuate titles isn’t that hard when they review and practice these simple guidelines.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sentence Frames for Persuasive Writing
Worksheet
Sentence Frames for Persuasive Writing
Help your students craft a persuasive letter or essay with this collection of sentence frames. Students will fill in the blanks to complete sentences with claims, supporting reasons, arguments, and counter arguments.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Checklist for Persuasive Letters
Worksheet
Checklist for Persuasive Letters
This handy checklist helps your students identify all of the necessary components of an effective persuasive letter.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Opinion Writing For Kids
Worksheet
Opinion Writing For Kids
This 3-page worksheet supporting opinion writing for kids provides a topic and poses questions to help them organize their thoughts and write their opinion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Mixed Up Fairy Tales
Lesson plan
Mixed Up Fairy Tales
Put your students' imaginations to the test with this lesson on storytelling and creative writing. After reading some classic fairy tales, students will create their own using printed figures.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
The Power of Persuasion
Lesson plan
The Power of Persuasion
Teach your students the power of persuasion by preparing them to write persuasive letters. This lesson, complete with brainstorming activities, allows young writers to unlock their inner rhetoricians.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Argument Writing: Drafting the Introductory Paragraph
Lesson plan
Argument Writing: Drafting the Introductory Paragraph
Great introductory paragraphs pull the reader in. Students will review the different types of hooks and practice writing effective hooks. Then students will study the structure of of the introductory paragraph and begin to craft their own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Developing Theses
Lesson plan
Developing Theses
Students will sharpen their thesis-making skills by developing several through discussion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Ideas and Hooks: Personal Narrative
Lesson plan
Ideas and Hooks: Personal Narrative
This lesson walks students through the first few steps of crafting a personal narrative. Writers will start by going through a process to select an idea to write about, then begin to craft a hook that invites readers into their story.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Calling All Nonfiction Writers!
Lesson plan
Calling All Nonfiction Writers!
The hardest part of writing an essay can be the first few steps. This lesson and accompanying graphic organizers will help students map out their ideas and practice crafting paragraphs. With this support, your writers will be off and running!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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