Fun, Challenging 5th Grade Writing Games, Activities and Lessons, Common Core Aligned!
Finally, a fun way to reteach the standards and prepare students to become effective writers without endless practice prompts.
100% ALIGNED to the 5th Grade Common Core Writing & Language Standards, but relevant to most 5th grade writing curriculum!
From developing a closing argument to following the transitions, these activities and games will bring new life to your writing instruction!
Also excellent for writing camps!
Included with this resource:
*A lesson in which students work to create the perfect introductory paragraph!
*Pre-made certificate for the students who wrote the best introductory paragraph.
*A lesson in which the students cut and sort appropriate prompt responses.
* A lesson in which the students compete in TAG team writing.
*"Sentence War": Great game to review all of the components of a
*A lesson in which students practice building the perfect essay paragraph by paragraph.
* A lesson in which students review common expository errors.
*A lesson in which students are provided with an excellent review of common personal narrative mistakes.
*"Can You Spell EDIT?" Fun editing game.
*"Personal Narrative IMPROV": Fun IMPROV storytelling activity.
*"Order in the Court" Persuasive Closing Arguments Opinion Essays
*"A lesson in which students compete to write the best "transition" story.
*In this game, students review either/or and neither/nor.
Who is it for?
- 5th Graders (10 to 11-year-olds)
- Gifted & talented students