Let your students work up an appetite for writing with this opinion writing prompt. First students will consider their favorite food while they fill in the structured pre-writing planner, then they can use the second page to write their opinion essay.
Introduce your second and third graders to the inspiring mathematician and physicist Katherine Johnson. After reading a short biography, children will use what they've learned to answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
Third grade students will develop a better understanding of irregular verbs, antonyms, and more through engaging fill-in-the-blank and picture sequencing worksheets. With their new reading and writing skills, your third graders will be ready to make use of functional writing resources and learn how to write a letter, Valentine’s note, or even a description of their summer break.