Looking for the best opinion writing prompts to go with your camping theme unit? Get students writing about if we should wake up a sleeping bear or not with this FUN persuasive writing prompt and craft. This fun camping themed writing template with graphic organizers is PERFECT to get students’ pencils moving during your opinion writing unit.
Students will read aloud Don’t Wake Up the Bear (or your other favorite camping read aloud about bears). They will then make a t-chart as a class on reasons we should or should not wake up a sleeping bear. It is up to the students to decide if they want to wake up the bear or not. They will write their opinion out using graphic organizers, writing templates and top it all off with a fun camping themed craft using a bear craft to show their choice. This doubles as an amazing camping themed bulletin board.
What’s Inside the Should We Wake Up the Bear Opinion Writing Prompt & Bear Craft for Camping Theme:
- Teaching Guide
- 2 Student Planning Pages
- 3 Differentiated Student Drafting Pages
- 6 Differentiated Student Publishing Pages (for primary and intermediate)
- Camping Craft (bear craft for the perfect camping themed bulletin board)
- 4 Differentiated Rubrics (for kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade & 3rd grade)
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Should We Wake Up the Bear Opinion Writing Prompt & Bear Craft for Camping Theme: Timeline
Teach students to write engaging opinions including convincing reasons and compelling details with this fun persuasive writing prompt about if we should wake the sleeping bear 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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