Text Types and Purposes

  1. Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.
    1. Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which related ideas are grouped to support the writer’s purpose.
    2. Provide reasons that are supported by facts and details.
    3. Link opinion and reasons using words and phrases (e.g., for instance, in order to, in addition).
4.1 Text Types and Purposes
Lesson A

Write Opinion Pieces

Writers often share their opinions through writing. Being able to express your point of view and support it with reasons is an important skill. Click on each lesson below to learn how to express your opinion through writing.