W.5.1 Worksheets

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 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
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Thanksgiving Creative Writing Prompt
Young writers take on the perspective of a turkey in this creative writing exercise.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All About Frankenstein
All About Frankenstein
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All About Frankenstein
This Frankenstein worksheet is great for teaching kids about classic literature near Halloween. Use this Frankenstein worksheet with your child this October.
5th 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
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Thanksgiving Writing Activity #2
Children reflect on the significance of this holiday with this thoughtful writing prompt.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Anne Frank
Anne Frank
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Anne Frank
Learn more about the life of Anne Frank, an tragic, true-life story of a young girl caught up in the horrors of war.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Ten Essentials
Ten Essentials
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Ten Essentials
What ten essentials would you pack in case of an emergency? Help kids think about disaster preparedness from zombie apocalypse point of view!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Ninjas vs Zombies
Ninjas vs Zombies
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Ninjas vs Zombies
It's ninjas vs zombies! Who will win? Flex your imagination to create a funny or crazy story to answer this writing prompt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Bad Luck Creative Writing
Bad Luck Creative Writing
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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
Is Pluto a Planet?
Is Pluto a Planet?
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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
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Zheng He
Zheng He
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Zheng He
Young historians will practice writing essays and get a great reading comprehension workout with this worksheet about the famous Chinese explorer Zheng He.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Kwanzaa History
Kwanzaa History
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Kwanzaa History
Learn all about Kwanzaa history, then engage in some short writing exercises, with this Kwanzaa history worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Saint Nicholas
Saint Nicholas
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Saint Nicholas
Read up on the real-life Saint Nicholas, a man who did some good deeds way back in the day, and see what similarities he shares with Santa.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
On Demand Writing: Persuasive
On Demand Writing: Persuasive
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On Demand Writing: Persuasive
This worksheet guides students through the beginning stages of writing a persuasive essay.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Does Santa Exist?
Does Santa Exist?
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Does Santa Exist?
Does Santa exist? Help your child defend jolly old Saint Nicholas with this persuasive essay exercise, that revolves around the question, "Does Santa exist?"
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Samuel Adams
Samuel Adams
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Samuel Adams
Say hello to Founding Father Samuel Adams, a man who wouldn't go down without a fight when Britain tried to change the rules on the colonists.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Southern Colonies
Southern Colonies
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Southern Colonies
Learn more about this rich agricultural region and how it shaped America in this writing exercise.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
William Penn
William Penn
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William Penn
Learn more about William Penn, a daring man whose actions reflected our Founding Fathers' fixation on freedom.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Marco Polo
Marco Polo
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Marco Polo
Your child will love learning all about the exploits of the famous European explorer Marco Polo with this attractively illustrated worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Leif Ericson
Leif Ericson
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Leif Ericson
Young historians will love learning facts about the famous Viking explorer Leif Ericson while practicing their reading comprehension and writing skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Mad King George
Mad King George
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Mad King George
For this activity, put yourself in the place of Mad King George and see if you can politely address the American colonists' complaints and accusations.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Mercantilism
Mercantilism
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Mercantilism
Learn more about the unfair practice of mercantilism during colonial times, then explore your opinion on it.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Chesapeake Colonies
Chesapeake Colonies
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Chesapeake Colonies
This writing exercise about the Chesapeake Colonies will get social studies students in the minds of some of the first settlers to come to America
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Come to the Colonies!
Come to the Colonies!
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Come to the Colonies!
Ask your child to consider all the pros and cons of moving to a strange and faraway land in this colonial history worksheet.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Travel Brochure
Travel Brochure
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Travel Brochure
Explore setting by creating a travel brochure for the setting of your book.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Argument Writing: Forming an Opinion
Argument Writing: Forming an Opinion
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Argument Writing: Forming an Opinion
This worksheet teaches the art of argument writing by presenting four statements that students must either agree or disagree with.
5th grade
Worksheet
On Demand Writing: Argument
On Demand Writing: Argument
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On Demand Writing: Argument
Fifth graders who are new to argument writing need extra support. This worksheet provides a writing prompt and a list of important tips to keep in mind.
5th grade
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Argument Writing Template
Argument Writing Template
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Argument Writing Template
If you have a fifth grader learning to write an essay supporting an opinion, this argument writing template can clarify the process.
5th grade
Worksheet
Persuasive Writing for Kids
Persuasive Writing for Kids
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Persuasive Writing for Kids
Kids completing this worksheet practice writing a persuasive paragraph, including a topic sentence, supporting details, and a conclusion.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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