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

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.1

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"Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information."

Our Take: Students should write opinion pieces that support their bias toward a topic with sound reasoning and adequate support.

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

Worksheets

Write Your Own Declaration!
Write Your Own Declaration!
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Write Your Own Declaration!
Celebrate the work of our forefathers by writing your own Declaration, in honor of the Declaration of Independence!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Creative Writing Prompt
Thanksgiving Creative Writing Prompt
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Creative Writing Prompt
Young writers take on the perspective of a turkey in this creative writing exercise.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Color Line
The Color Line
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The Color Line
Learn about an unspoken, unfair rule regarding segregation in major league baseball during the early 1900s.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #2
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #2
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #2
Children reflect on the significance of this holiday with this thoughtful writing prompt.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Is Pluto a Planet?
Is Pluto a Planet?
Worksheet
Is Pluto a Planet?
What is Pluto? According to scientists... no, not quite. Find out more behind the answer to that age-old question.
5th grade
Science
Worksheet
Bad Luck Creative Writing
Bad Luck Creative Writing
Worksheet
Bad Luck Creative Writing
Did you spill the salt? Step on a crack? Do you even care? You decide what, if anything, causes bad luck. Get the juices flowing for some creative writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Mixed Up Fairy Tales
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
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
Peter Pan and Neverland 3: The Flight Part 2
Peter Pan and Neverland 3: The Flight Part 2
Lesson plan
Peter Pan and Neverland 3: The Flight Part 2
"You must be nice to him, Wendy impressed on her brothers." In this lesson, your class continues work in their Peter Pan and Neverland workbooks, focusing on comprehension of Wendy Darling's personality.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Argument Writing: Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Argument Writing: Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
Lesson plan
Argument Writing: Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
This lesson will help students map out their argument essay after they have identified a topic. Students will learn the three basic components of constructing an argument: stating a claim, listing reasons, and providing evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Literary Argument: Drafting Your Essay
Literary Argument: Drafting Your Essay
Lesson plan
Literary Argument: Drafting Your Essay
Once students have selected a topic related to a piece of literature they have read and mapped out their argument, this lesson will help them turn their prewriting into an essay.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Argument Writing: Drafting the Introductory Paragraph
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

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