What Makes a Good Friend?

Lesson 13 - Writing


Write an opinion piece about what makes a good friend.

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Writing Prompt

What does it mean to be a good friend?

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Common Core Standards

  • SL.1.1 — Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade 1 topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups

  • SL.1.6 — Produce complete sentences when appropriate to task and situation.

  • W.1.1 — Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or name the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure.