Fifth Grade Writing

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Persuasive Writing Prompt Cards
Persuasive Writing Prompt Cards
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Persuasive Writing Prompt Cards
Your students will be ready to share their opinions and evidence when answering high interest persuasive writing prompts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Revising Your Persuasive Letter
Revising Your Persuasive Letter
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Revising Your Persuasive Letter
Once your students have drafted a persuasive letter, use this lesson to help them polish their writing. Students will use a checklist to ensure that all of the most important parts of their letter are included and the argument is solid.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Earth Day Pledge
Earth Day Pledge
Worksheet
Earth Day Pledge
This composition prompt asks kids to consider one thing they can do and one thing they can stop doing this Earth Day.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Polishing Student Writing with Peer Editing
Polishing Student Writing with Peer Editing
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Polishing Student Writing with Peer Editing
With this lesson you can teach students to be peer editors. Students will sharpen their writing skills by learning to provide pointed feedback to their peers in the form of compliments, suggestions and corrections.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Informative Essay: Anchor Paper
Informative Essay: Anchor Paper
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Informative Essay: Anchor Paper
Students will look at a sample essay and try to pick out the kind of details and big ideas that make an informative essay tick.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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E-etiquette and Digital Dialogue
E-etiquette and Digital Dialogue
Lesson Plan
E-etiquette and Digital Dialogue
Do your students need guidance in online peer conferences? If you need to teach your students how to collaborate in an online writing conference, then this lesson plan is for you!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Editing Checklist
Editing Checklist
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Editing Checklist
Help students cover proper punctuation, capital letters, grammar and spelling with this editing checklist as they edit their peer's work.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Biography of Wangari Maathai
Biography of Wangari Maathai
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Biography of Wangari Maathai
Children learn about the environmental activist and women's rights advocate Wangari Maathai. Students will read a biography about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
5th grade
Social studies
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Oreo Persuasive Writing
Oreo Persuasive Writing
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Oreo Persuasive Writing
Hook your students with this cookie-themed exercise that will teach the basics of strong persuasive writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Book or Character Mind Map
Book or Character Mind Map
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Book or Character Mind Map
During or after reading a fictional book, help your learner put their thoughts onto paper with this book or character mind map!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Marvelous Metaphors
Marvelous Metaphors
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Marvelous Metaphors
Help your students become shining stars with this lesson about metaphors. Your class will hone art skills and practice comparison using figurative language.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Ideas and Hooks: Personal Narrative
Ideas and Hooks: Personal Narrative
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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.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Developing Voice
Developing Voice
Lesson Plan
Developing Voice
Voice is the energy, intention, and personality behind a piece of writing or character, as shaped by the author. Writers will examine voice in story excerpts and then practice crafting voice on their own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott
In this worksheet, children read the story of Parks' act of passive resistance, then follow a series of thoughtful prompts to reflect on why the boycott was successful, as well as why it inspired the support of so many people around the United States.
5th grade
Social studies
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Gratitude Journal
Gratitude Journal
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Gratitude Journal
Use this helpful journal prompt to get your child thinking about gratitude and their impact on others. Can be used as a one-time or ongoing activity.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
31 Days of Giving
31 Days of Giving
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31 Days of Giving
The most precious thing someone can give is their time. Reignite your love of giving with these time-giving activities. There are also some donation suggestions for used objects. This worksheet, 31 Days of Giving, can be used any 31 days of the year!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Proofreading Practice #3
Proofreading Practice #3
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Proofreading Practice #3
Help your beginning writer become an excellent essay-writer with this helpful proofreading practice sheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
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Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Substitutes can keep your students learning in your absence by using these engaging lessons, worksheets, and activities. In this one-day sub plan, students will measure volume, consider facts and opinions, and write an opinion piece.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Read With Rhythm and Rhyme
Read With Rhythm and Rhyme
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Read With Rhythm and Rhyme
Help students learn how to recognize the beats in a poem with this worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Super Survival Skills
Super Survival Skills
Lesson Plan
Super Survival Skills
Hone your students' close reading skills by using this interesting and fun lesson that teaches your class survival skills in an informational text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
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Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Take your fourth and fifth graders on a deep dive into the civil rights movement with this lesson on Amelia Boynton Robinson. A key activist in the movement, Amelia played a critical role in organizing the Selma to Montgomery march. Your students will read, annotate, and analyze her biography through multiple reads, before discussing the text with their classmates.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Sequence Matters!
Sequence Matters!
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Sequence Matters!
Assess your students’ use of sequencing and paragraph structure in their writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing an Introduction for Informational Text
Writing an Introduction for Informational Text
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Writing an Introduction for Informational Text
Students will practice writing hook questions and then write their own introduction to an informational text about animals that echo.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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My School Atlas
My School Atlas
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My School Atlas
Put your school on the map! Students will have fun creating an atlas of their very own school that includes maps and reference details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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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
Social studies
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Fifth Grade Writing

Expand your young learner's writing skills with our fifth grade writing resources! In fifth grade, kids practice writing and understanding figurative language. Help them work on this tricky skill with our collection of lesson plans, activities, exercises, and worksheets to give them a well-rounded introduction. You may be amazed at their creative writing prowess! Find other writing prompts and resources in our fourth grade writing resources library.