Primary Digital Opinion Writing

Primary Digital Opinion Writing


NOW YOU CAN TEACH OPINION WRITING through distance learning! This primary writing unit is the digital version of my OPINION WRITING PDF form. It is from our signature STEP-BY-STEP WRITING® UNITS and comes in POWERPOINT and GOOGLE! They are both aligned with Common Core and completely editable to suit your needs. Please SEE THE PREVIEW to check out the quality of this resource!


1. TEACHER NOTES: It has SCRIPTED lesson plans and ideas, links to the GOOGLE resources, answer keys, a checklist, and a rubric.

2. ANCHOR CHARTS: There are anchor charts to teach every skill.

3. DIGITAL INTERACTIVE NOTE-TAKING: They have fill-in-the-box.

4. INTERACTIVE PRACTICE: There is practice for some of the mini-lessons. They have text boxes. These are great for independent work and homework.

5. SELF-CHECK PRACTICE 1: It needs to be placed in presentation mode. Students click the answers and it automatically tells them if they are right or wrong. If it is wrong, it goes back to the question. This one does not track and report the right and wrong answers. There are 16 questions per skill (Transition Words and Key Words.)

6. SELF-CHECK PRACTICE 2 C.U.P.S.: It is set up the same as the SELF-CHECK PRACTICE ONE. There are 16 questions per skill (Capitalization, Usage, Punctuation, Spelling)

7. MODEL AND APPLY: For each lesson, there is a model of that skill that builds into an effective essay. There is also a place for students to apply that skill to build their essay.

8. ASSESSMENT FOR C.U.P.S. is included in the main file.



2. Prewriting- How to Brainstorm

3. Prewriting- Using Graphic Organizers

4. Writing an Introduction

5. Writing a Body (Power of 3, facts and details)

6. How to Strengthen Opinions

7. Writing a Conclusion

8. Strategies to Write a Rough Draft

9. How to Plan a Writing Goal

10. DARE to Revise (How to Delete, Add, Rearrange, Exchange)

11. How to Write a Rockin’ Beginning (Strong Leads)

12. Using Transition Words

13. Adding Key Words and Phrases

14. How to Write a Jammin’ Conclusion

15. How to Craft a Title

16. C.U.P.S. to Edit

17. Editing Capitalization

18. Editing Usage

19. Editing Punctuation

20. Editing Spelling

21. Rules for Peer Reflections

22. Writing a Final Copy


You will also find:

★ Original Mentor Text and Mentor Text Suggested List

★ Word lists

★ Writing Goal Form

★ Reflection From

★ Moveable Checklist

★ Rubric

★ Tracking Form

★ 5 Prompt Passages

★ 12 Additional Prompts

★ Weekly Writing Template


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