A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently construct a simple opinion piece about a familiar situation.
Common Core State Standards alignment
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or name the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure....
With guidance and support from adults, focus on a topic, respond to questions and suggestions from peers, and add details to strengthen writing as needed....
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding st...
With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing....
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