Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
- Anchor Standards
- Reading: Literature
- Reading: Informational Text
- Reading: Foundational Skills
- Speaking & Listening
- Standard 10: Range, Quality, & Complexity
Grades 6-12 Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, & Technical Subjects