W.5.1 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

W.5.1 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

How to teach Opinion Writing

Using W.5.1 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson, students write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.

Being able to clearly share your opinion with reasons to support your beliefs is important for your students.  This lesson will help guide students' writing to create powerful and persuasive writing pieces.

This W.5.1 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson includes W.5.1 Worksheets, W.5.1 Activities, W.5.1 Assessment, and W.5.1 Poster. Each Common Core Lessons includes Common Core Worksheets, Activities, Assessment, and Poster that you can use for teaching and assessing the standard.


Other resources to use with this W.5.1 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

If you are using this lesson, your students are probably learning about opinion writing.

Use this Topic Opinion and Supporting Evidence Mind Map Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this lesson by asking students This or That Questions. Examples could be "What is better- ice cream or Popsicle?"  Next, choose one student from each side to explain why they chose their answer. Then, distribute activity materials so students can begin their research. Finally, students can share their opinions through a gallery walk or other presentation.

Be sure to check out more Writing Worksheets and the entire Fifth Grade Common Core Workbook.


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