5th Grade Writing Prompt & Composition Worksheets

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Cite and Explain Your Evidence #2: Literary Response
Cite and Explain Your Evidence #2: Literary Response
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Cite and Explain Your Evidence #2: Literary Response
This guided practice reinforces how strong writers make claims and support them with strong evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Transition Words & Phrases: Task Cards
Transition Words & Phrases: Task Cards
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Transition Words & Phrases: Task Cards
Upper grade students practice using transitions to craft clear and cohesive writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
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How to Cite Strong Evidence: Literary Response
These example literary responses model how to cite and explain evidence to support a claim.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hook Your Reader!
Hook Your Reader!
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Hook Your Reader!
Students will study effective hooks and have the option to craft some hooks for their own writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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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
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Transition Word Hunt
Transition Word Hunt
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Transition Word Hunt
Students will use real nonfiction texts to search for transition words and then consider how they are used to connect ideas.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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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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My Personal Expressions: Write a Short Story
My Personal Expressions: Write a Short Story
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My Personal Expressions: Write a Short Story
Encourage your child to turn his verbal creativity into a creative writing activity by penning a short story incorporating a few of his trademark expressions.
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
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Narrative Writing: Add Sensory Details
Narrative Writing: Add Sensory Details
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Narrative Writing: Add Sensory Details
Take mystery and suspenseful writing to the next level with this worksheet! Students can revise sentences and then use this exercise to make their own writing more evocative. Use this worksheet to practice adding vivid details to sentences.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Collecting Strong Evidence
Collecting Strong Evidence
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Collecting Strong Evidence
This graphic organizer will help your young writers organize and explain their supporting evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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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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Cite and Explain Your Evidence #1: Literary Response
Cite and Explain Your Evidence #1: Literary Response
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Cite and Explain Your Evidence #1: Literary Response
This guided practice reinforces how strong writers make a claim that they can support with strong evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Sea Turtle Citations: Paraphrasing & Direct Quotes
Sea Turtle Citations: Paraphrasing & Direct Quotes
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Sea Turtle Citations: Paraphrasing & Direct Quotes
In this activity, kids provide evidence by paraphrasing and selecting direct quotes from an informational text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Your New Pet Dragon: Organizing Paragraphs
Your New Pet Dragon: Organizing Paragraphs
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Your New Pet Dragon: Organizing Paragraphs
Students will sort sentences into topics and then write paragraphs to help them understand the organizational structure of writing.
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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Frame Your Essay
Frame Your Essay
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Frame Your Essay
This prewriting exercise will help your writers shape their topic and start to generate support ideas.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Argument Writing: Respond to a Formal Letter
Argument Writing: Respond to a Formal Letter
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Argument Writing: Respond to a Formal Letter
Young writers will write a persuasive letter in response to a formal letter.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Write Your Own Comic!
Write Your Own Comic!
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Write Your Own Comic!
It's an alien invasion! How will the story end? Young writers and use their imaginations to write their own comic strip.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Great Writing Starts with Golden Ideas
Great Writing Starts with Golden Ideas
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Great Writing Starts with Golden Ideas
Use this worksheet as a tool to assist your young writers in selecting the perfect idea for their narrative.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Main Idea and Details: Summer Vacation
Main Idea and Details: Summer Vacation
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Main Idea and Details: Summer Vacation
Write about the main idea and supporting details in this worksheet. This worksheet will help your kid organize her thoughts and describe details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Narrative Structure: Prewriting
Narrative Structure: Prewriting
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Narrative Structure: Prewriting
This prewriting activity walks students through making an outline of a narrative essay, from the central ideas to the important details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument #2
Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument #2
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Argument Writing: Parts of an Argument #2
Young writers will practice identifying the five parts of an effective argument before writing their own argument.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing Metaphors
Writing Metaphors
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Writing Metaphors
Make writing magical with metaphors! Beginning writers can practice creating their own metaphors with this sheet as a guide.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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5th Grade Writing Prompt & Composition Worksheets

The fifth grade is full of promising writing assignments. If your young learner loves to write, our teacher-designed fifth grade writing prompt worksheets are perfect. Practice with your child at home or share them with the class. From argumentative writing guidelines to opinion and evidence writing, your young learner will gain reading and writing skills at a rapid pace.