2nd Grade (ELA) Targeted Standard (W) Strand: Writing Cluster: Text Types and Purposes
ELA-02.W.01 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 to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
a. Introduce the topic or book they are writing about
b. State an opinion.
c. Supply reasons for the opinion.
d. Use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons
e. Provide a concluding statement or section
Student Learning Targets:
I can identify my opinion on a topic or book.
I can identify linking words.
Skills (Performance) Targets
I can give reasons that support my opinion. I can link my opinions and reasons with connecting words.
I can write an opinion piece with an introduction, supporting reasons, and a concluding statement/section.
The student can ...
... with help, demonstrates a partial understanding of some of the simpler details and processes (Score 2.0 content) and some of the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
... demonstrates no major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details and processes but exhibits major errors or omissions regarding the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
recognize or recall specific terminology, such as: