This W.1.1 first grade opinion writing unit includes lesson plans, writing prompts, writing papers, rubrics, graphic organizers, and assessments perfect for making your Opinion Writing unit a breeze. In first grade, students must state introduce a topic, state their opinion, and supply at least one reason for support.
There are 10 lesson plans, which can be spread out over the course of 3 or 4 weeks. There are many activities within each lesson plans, which should take you about 2 or 3 days to complete each. The lesson plans are scaffolded to gradually teach the process of writing opinion pieces.
Lesson 1- Fact vs. Opinion
Lesson 2- Structure of an Opinion Piece
Lesson 3- Stating an Opinion
Lesson 4- Supplying a Reason
Lesson 5- Introducing Topics
Lesson 6- Strong Closures
Lesson 7, 8, 9, and 10- Putting It All Together Writing Pieces
There are also…
Writing Prompts for cyclical practice throughout the year [also in digital option]
Graphic organizers to use as needed [also in digital option]
Writing papers with primary lines and regular lines (3 options with picture sizes) [also in digital option]
Assessments (teacher and self) [also in digital option]
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This unit covers the Writing Common Core State Standard W.1.1:
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.
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