How do you make the move to paperless opinion writing? With Google Slides of course! I continue to create resources for my students to use on their Chrome Books with Google Slides. We just recently tried writing an opinion paragraph completely online using Google Apps. Here's an example of the OREO graphic organizer template for Google Slides. Students used their notes to complete it.
How do you teach opinion writing? We focus on building each part of the opinion paragraph through oral language partner practice, games, and fun. By scaffolding learning, we can focus and students learn to write well-crafted opinion pieces. via @whatilearned
How to Write an Opinion Paragraph (Writer's Process)
Your students can never get enough writing practice! These half page writing prompts are great for practicing Opinion Writing through short paragraphs. Place them in a writing center, use as a daily warm-up during your Opinion unit, or use as test prep.Common Core Literacy Standard W.3.1, W.4.1, W.5.1 is opinion writing, and this resource covers all parts (A-D).The standards below are labeled for 5th grade as an example of what this resource covers, but it is also appropriate for 3rd and 4th…
How do you make the move to paperless opinion writing? With Google Slides of course! I continue to create resources for my students to use on their Chrome Books with Google Slides. We just recently tried writing an opinion paragraph completely online using Google Apps. Here's an example of how a student took notes. Notice the links to the videos in the template. So easy to organize it all in one place!
Ever since I discovered the TREE outline for teaching opinion writing, my skills as a writing teacher have improved! I love this outline and hope you'll love it, too. If you'd like to sample this method before purchasing anything, check out my Seasons Opinion Paragraph Freebie!This lesson includes:~5 paragraph writing prompts to show your students~a TREE graphic organizer for each paragraph~rough draft paper for each paragraph~final draft paper for each paragraph~an example of a completed…
Writing an Opinion – How we do it in our classroom
How do you develop opinion writing in your classroom? Here are some examples of how we have scaffolded the learning process through the use of sentence frames and partner and group games that develop academic language. By the end of the unit, students are able to write meaningful opinion paragraphs.