Paragraph Construction: Opinion Writing Graphic Organizer or any writing graphic organizer can help with constructing a paragraph correctly, but also allowing the student to express their own ideas clearly.
Opinion sentence starters- I would create a chart displaying these sentence starters for opinion writing pieces, then refer to these when modeling how to write an opinion piece. Students could use these to start their opinion writing piece.
Ten mentor texts for teaching opinion writing (help students form opinions)
Wilson You might be able to use this for your persuasive writing topic. This is a great visual to teach opinion writing. I think I am going to use it with the prompt: What is the best way to eat an oreo cookie. Each student will then get an oreo as well.
Spoon: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Scott Magoon: Okay. so the kids don't "get it" in the same way that the adults do, but this is a really cute book just the same and also teaches them to be happy where they are and not to be jealous of other people.
Persuasive Writing Pack: What is the Best Type of Halloween Candy?
A 15 page Persuasive Writing Pack for students to use for the prompt: What is the best type of Halloween candy? There are a few resource sheets for the teacher to use as well as multiple writing sheets for the students to use!