Opinion Writing - The Best Subject
Assignment: This writing prompt gives students practice writing an opinion about their favorite subject in school. Students state their opinion about the best subject in school and supply three reasons supporting their opinion. Students provide a concluding statement.
Grade 2 +
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic 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. Common Core Standard: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.2.1
Finished Example - The Best Subject
- When you are teaching this, demonstrate how to increase the font size, search for clipart, size and position clipart and delete clipart as necessary.
- Demonstrate how to use "Undo" to correct mistakes. Students should save and / or print their work.
- Prompt students to write an opinion and three reasons about the best subject in school.