Opinion sentence starters- I would create a chart displaying these sentence starters for opinion writing pieces, then refer to these when modeling how to write an opinion piece. Students could use these to start their opinion writing piece.
What a great idea for motor skill development and also for storytelling (great way to take a journey!
Anchor chart: Sentence starters for writing opinion pieces (Writer's Workshop Mini-Lesson Idea, mentor text)
FIne Motor Activity: Spirals and other Patterns (free printable; from Stimulating Learning with Rachel) Mikayla Genwright PD k
Touch Sensory Bin - Rainbow sensory writing tray for early writing skills
Clutter-Free Classroom: Writing Centers - Setting Up the Classroom Series. Lots of good ideas and I love her philosophy!