These transition words are helpful in linking ideas together in opinion writing. The vocabulary (opinion/thesis, reasons, examples, conclusion) and color coding are consistent with Lucy Calkins Units of Study for and grade.
This is a great resource to help students write an Organized Five Paragraph Essay. each section is broken down into parts to help students get a feel of a five paragraph essay structure.
Transition Word Lists for Writers
Being able to use transition words and phrases is one of the keys to growing as a writer. Smoothly linking thoughts, ideas, and events can be difficult for young writers if they don't have examples. These transition word resources give kids ideas for
Teaching students to use transition words helps them improve their writing. Transition words help stories flow more smoothly, by providing logical organization and improving the connections between thoughts.
Main Idea and Supporting Details with Transition Words PowerPoint
This PowerPoint on supporting the main idea with details will help students understand the importance of providing evidence in writing. Explains main idea, supporting details, and the use of transition words to link ideas together. Includes examples of major
Morning Routines That Really WORK for Pre-K & Kindergarten
This step-by-step sentence structure and paragraph writing resource covers subjects, predicates, complete sentences, fragments, run-ons, FANBOYS, topic sentences, rockin' beginnings, relevant details, transition words, closing sentences, and clinchers through a variety of paragraph activities! Learn paragraph structure through the paragraph anchor charts, use interactive notebooks, and practice with task cards and worksheets!
Narrative Writing poster anchor chart for *Transition Word This poster has some exciting examples of how to transition within narrative writing. I have also included student sized copies to glue into interactive writing journals, put into writing folders, or even stapled to a writing assignment or prompt.