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Common Core Standards

Developing Opinions and Topics

Grade: 2nd Grade
Standard:

Literacy.W.2.1

Description:

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.

Standard:

Literacy.W.2.2

Description:

Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.C

Description:

Develop the topic with facts and/or definitions.

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.D

Description:

Group information and provide a concluding statement or section.

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.I

Description:

Support the opinion with reasons that include details connected to the opinion

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.J

Description:

Create an organizational structure that includes reasons and includes a concluding statement.

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.O

Description:

Include thoughts and feelings to describe experiences and events to show the response of characters to situations.

Standard:

CC.1.4.2.P

Description:

Organize a short sequence of events, using temporal words to signal event order; provide a sense of closure

2nd Grade Writing - Developing Opinions and Topics Lesson
 
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