Fifth Grade Essay Writing Worksheets and Printables

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Journal Writing Task Cards #1
Journal Writing Task Cards #1
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Journal Writing Task Cards #1
Use these 24 cards for daily writing exercises, or hand them out to encourage variety in writing!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Key Features
What is a Narrative? Key Features
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What is a Narrative? Key Features
In this activity, students will consider the key features of a narrative, such as plot, setting, rising action, and characters.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Write Your Essay
Write Your Essay
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Write Your Essay
This worksheet will help your writers begin to craft their essay by walking them, step-by-step, through paragraph writing and structuring their ideas.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
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What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
In this worksheet, learners come to better understand the different kinds of narratives, and how they are similar and different, by creating a map of narrative genres.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Practice Writing a Conclusion
Practice Writing a Conclusion
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Practice Writing a Conclusion
Children practice writing endings with impact in this nonfiction conclusion writing worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Outline an Informative Paragraph
Outline an Informative Paragraph
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Outline an Informative Paragraph
Use this sample paragraph and outline to help students write their own informational paragraphs.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Argument Writing: Counter-Arguments
Argument Writing: Counter-Arguments
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Argument Writing: Counter-Arguments
With this exercise, students will practice writing counter-arguments and rebuttals.
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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Persuasive Writing: Soda
Persuasive Writing: Soda
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Persuasive Writing: Soda
Students compose a persuasive paragraph stating their opinion, including an introduction, three supporting arguments, and a conclusion, with the help of this worksheet template.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Map Your Essay: Graphic Organizer
Map Your Essay: Graphic Organizer
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Map Your Essay: Graphic Organizer
Young writers map out their essays with the help of this graphic organizer.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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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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Opinion Essay: Anchor Paper
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.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing Conclusions for Informational Text
Writing Conclusions for Informational Text
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Writing Conclusions for Informational Text
Students will read a fascinating, informational text about fungus, then follow steps to write a conclusion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Argument Writing: Match the Evidence
Argument Writing: Match the Evidence
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Argument Writing: Match the Evidence
While playing this fun memory game, students will find a piece of evidence that supports each claim.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Malala: Education Advocate
Malala: Education Advocate
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Malala: Education Advocate
Students read about Yousafzai's life, then answer a series of thoughtful questions about both education and the issues they care about.
5th grade
Social studies
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Informative Essay: Mixed Up Essay
Informative Essay: Mixed Up Essay
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Informative Essay: Mixed Up Essay
Students will organize and construct the skeleton of an informative essay with this engaging problem-solving activity.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument
Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument
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Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument
Introduce your students to the five parts of an effective argument.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Journal Writing Task Cards #2
Journal Writing Task Cards #2
Worksheet
Journal Writing Task Cards #2
Use these 24 cards for daily writing exercises, or hand them out to encourage variety in writing!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Writing: Prewriting Organizer
Narrative Writing: Prewriting Organizer
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Narrative Writing: Prewriting Organizer
Teach students to organize their thoughts before they start writing with this prewriting organizer.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Argument Writing: Persuasive Letters
Argument Writing: Persuasive Letters
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Argument Writing: Persuasive Letters
In this exercise, your young writers will write a persuasive letter to a person of their choice.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Opinion Essay: Idea Map
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.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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What Are the Facts?
What Are the Facts?
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What Are the Facts?
Assess your students’ proficiency in genre writing!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informative Essay: Idea Map
Informative Essay: Idea Map
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Informative Essay: Idea Map
Introduce students to this graphic organizer to help them outline their ideas for an essay of their own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperboles in History
Hyperboles in History
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Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Essay: Mixed Up Essay
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.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fifth Grade Essay Writing Worksheets and Printables

Fifth grade students are expected to master and utilize many skills when developing and writing essays. Our fifth grade essay writing worksheets will give them the encouragement they need to remain composed while composing. From understanding various text types and their purposes in the organization of an essay to synthesizing research to write essays, our worksheets will provide the practice and reinforcement students need.