K5 Computer Lab Lesson Plans

Common Core Opinion Writing Template

Graphic Organizer Template for Writing an Opinion

Opinion writing - a basic form of persuasion and argument is now part of the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and applies to all elementary grade levels.

Students will use this opinion writing template to write their opinion about a topic in the format of opinion, reasons, and conclusion. When you are teaching this explain to students that when we give our opinion on something, we usually give several reasons and write a summary conclusion.

Grade 1 +



Graphic Organizer Opinion Writing Template Example:


Students download and use this template to guide their opinion writing.


Download: common-core-opinion-writing-graphic-organizer-template



Common Core Opinion Writing Template



Opinion Writing Graphic Organizer - Simple Version

This version is a bit simpler, leaving out the conclusion section and using only the opinion and reasons sections. Suitable for lower primary grades.

Download: my-opinion-graphic-organizer-simple.doc


Common Core Opinion Writing Graphic Organizer

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