How to Teach Paragraph Writing: Opinion Writing Prompts + Resources

How to Teach Paragraph Writing: Opinion Writing Prompts + Resources

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Paragraph Writing, Opinion Writing, Paragraph Instruction, How to Teach Paragraph Writing, Paragraph Examples, Paragraph of the Week, Writer's Notebook, Writing Intervention, Literacy Center Resources, Guided Writing 

Teaching Your Students How to Write a Paragraph? You're in the Right Place.

  • 100+printable pages of writing resource
  • Link to digital version included: Students can complete and return work in Google Docs
  • Editable digital version: Completely editable in Google Docs


This writing resource is also included in my year-long 300 page Writer's Notebook bundle. Find it here: Year Long Writer's Notebook

Paragraph Writing Instruction: 30 Opinion Writing Prompts + Teacher Resources Including Paragraph Exemplars and Scaffolding Resources
Resource CONTENTS:
✔ 100+ pages of printable writing resources to support emerging writers
✔ 30 engaging paragraph prompts: opinion paragraphs
✔ Link to editable Google Docs (teacher doc and student doc)
✔ Each prompt includes a page for brainstorming, a reminder checklist, a page for the rough draft, and a page for a final draft
✔ Four color-coded exemplar paragraphs
✔ Four non-color-coded exemplar paragraphs
✔ Page describing the difference between personal narrative, opinion, and
expository writing
✔ Oral peer review guide
✔ Written peer review rubric
✔ Self-editing checklist
✔ Transition words and phrases page
✔ Paragraph of the week teacher rubric
✔ "About Your Paragraph" page that describes the parts of a paragraph including introduction, supporting paragraphs, and conclusion, and explains the importance of transitions and the use of figurative language + sample paragraph
✔ Two color-coded paragraph structure guides
✔ Two non-color-coded paragraph structure guides
✔ Link to free resources and handouts to introduce & teach figurative language: Includes definitions and examples of simile, metaphor, and personification + Two worksheets: One ten question handout wherein students practice identifying similes, metaphors, and personification and one ten question handout wherein students practice using similes, metaphors, & personification

Writing resources ideal for:
  • paragraph of the week
  • literacy circle
  • homework
  • writing intervention
  • writing instruction
  • early-finisher work