Looking for the best opinion writing prompts to go with your bug theme unit? Get students writing about if we should be afraid of spiders or not with this FUN persuasive writing prompt and craft. This fun bug themed writing template with graphic organizers is PERFECT to get students’ pencils moving during your opinion writing unit.
Students will read aloud I’m Trying to Love Spiders (or your other favorite bug read aloud for spiders). They will then make a t-chart as a class on reasons we should or should not be afraid of spiders. It is up to the students to decide if spiders are scary or not. They will write their opinion out using graphic organizers, writing templates and top it all off with a fun bug themed craft using a spider craft to show their choice. This doubles as an amazing bug themed bulletin board.
What’s Inside Are You Afraid of Spiders Opinion Writing Prompt with Spider Craft for Bug Theme:
- Teaching Guide
- 2 Student Planning Pages
- 3 Differentiated Student Drafting Pages
- 6 Differentiated Student Publishing Pages (for primary and intermediate)
- Bug Craft (spider craft for the perfect bug themed bulletin board)
- 4 Differentiated Rubrics (for kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade & 3rd grade)
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Are You Afraid of Spiders Opinion Writing Prompt with Spider Craft for Bug Theme: Timeline
Teach students to write engaging opinions including convincing reasons and compelling details with this fun persuasive writing prompt about being afraid of spiders or not. This opinion writing lesson can be taught in one day or stretched out throughout five days. This lesson includes two versions, perfect for all K-5 students.
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