So What’s Your Opinion? . November 6, 2013 3 rd -5 th Grade. Meeting Norms. Be present Use technology appropriately. Today’s Purpose. Dig into the characteristics of W._.1. Share ready to use writing resources for your classroom from Kathy Bumgardner’s Writing for Success seminar. .
November 6, 2013
What are the characteristics of opinion writing?
At your table answer the question using sticky notes. Then put the sticky notes on your chart. After discussing with your group, write a concluding sentence using
“Opinion writing is……”
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
Opinion/ Argument writing is defined as a “reasoned, logical way of demonstrating that the writer’s position, belief, or conclusion is valid through legitimate evidence…” It is intended to convince “the audience because of the perceived merit and reasonableness of the claims and proofs”…students are learning about “precision” and “accuracy” in stating their opinions using textual evidenceand valid and relevant resources as needed…
Appendix A CCSS ELA
Give your opinion
Give a relevant reason for your opinion
Give at least 1 example that supports your reason.
Restate your opinion.
Double O-RE- RE-O
1- State Opinion
2- Give Reason
3- Give Example
4- Give Reason
5- Give Example
6- Restate opinion
Opinion Walk Posters
Please complete the question, comment, and new learning sheet and turn in.