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Alison Varrell

New Year Celebrations: Opinion Writing

Grades: 2nd Grade
Subjects: Home Learning, Writing, Social Studies

Student Instructions

1. Click the link to learn about New Year's traditions. 2. Think about which tradition you liked the best. 3. Use the label to tell which one you chose (be sure to Turn The Question Around when you write your statement). 4. Give 3 REASON sentences that explain why you made your choice! 5. Optional: Use the mic to record your opinion statement and reasons. 6. Click check to submit.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Video from Scholastic News Grade 2, January 2021 Issue, "An Icy Tradition."