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

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
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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
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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
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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
Social studies
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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
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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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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
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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
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
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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
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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What's Your Opinion?
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What's Your Opinion?
Assess kids' ability to support opinions with this writing prompt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Use Adverbial Phrases to Improve Writing
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Use Adverbial Phrases to Improve Writing
Creating crazy sentences can make learning adverbial phrases a hoot!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Essay: Anchor Paper
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Opinion Essay: Anchor Paper
Use this example of a persuasive essay to dissect and identify the parts of this genre.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Essay: Mixed Up Essay
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Opinion Essay: Mixed Up Essay
Students will organize and construct the skeleton of an persuasive essay with this engaging activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Essay: Idea Map
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Opinion Essay: Idea Map
Students will craft their own essay using this graphic organizer as a helpful way to get started.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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
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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
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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
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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
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Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
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Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
What's the best way to get to know a city? Play tourist! In this activity, students create a travel brochure on the 2008 Olympic host city, Beijing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
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Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
About 14 million people visit the historic city of Berlin each year. Give your students the opportunity to study and share historic facts and places in Germany's capital with this brochure exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Buenos Aires
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Make a Travel Brochure for Buenos Aires
Encourage students to turn vacations into educational experiences. This activity asks students to research a famous destination, pull key information, and plug that information into a travel brochure.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Travel Brochure for Lisbon
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Make a Travel Brochure for Lisbon
As your students read the nonfiction text in this travel brochure activity, they will learn about the many cultures that have enriched the diverse city of Lisbon.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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