Stick Person Graphic Organizer

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A simple and effective graphic organizer that can be used for a wide range of purposes including note taking, mind mapping, and planning writing responses.

This graphic organizer can be used for a wide range of learning areas and for different purposes including note taking, brainstorming ideas, mind mapping, and as a scaffold to plan writing.

This simple and effective teaching resource is ideal to use as a planning tool for Opinion Writing. Encourage your students to use the head, arms and legs of the stick person to plan an opinion text by writing keyword or phrases that will reflect:

  •  an opinion statement
  • 3 reasons with supporting examples or evidence
  • a conclusion.

Your students will love the simplicity and familiarity of this graphic organizer and be able to draw their own stick person at any time when they need to organize their ideas.

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Common Core State Standards alignment

Grade 2 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.2.1
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 statement or section.

Grade 3 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.1
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.

Grade 4 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.1
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.

Grade 5 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.1
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.

Grade 6 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.6.1
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.


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