(50 Pack) Middle School (6-8) Opinion Strategy Cards
This resource is PERFECT for anyone who uses the Units of Study for teaching writing or the Writing
Pathways book and wants a way to help their students independently practice strategies for strong overall
structure of writing, leads, transitions, organization, endings, elaboration, craft, spelling, and
punctuation. Our student artifacts for writing match the strategies you teach in the 9 writing goals listed
above for narrative, information, and opinion/argument genres of writing. These student artifacts have kidfriendly
language that includes words, phrases, or full sentences that match the writing skill on the units of
study rubrics. It also includes a full color picture to match the words and help students remember
and independently practice the strategy. They are printed on sticky notes OR cardstock ready for you to use
with your students in strategy groups and conferences.
These student strategy cards are aligned to skills on the Units of Study OPINION Rubric that is in the Writing Pathways book.
Size of cards: 4 x 6
Paper: #65 lb Laser White Cover Cardstock