These transition words are helpful in linking ideas together in opinion writing. The vocabulary (opinion/thesis, reasons, examples, conclusion) and color coding are consistent with Lucy Calkins Units of Study for and grade.
Teaching students to use transition words helps them improve their writing. Transition words help stories flow more smoothly, by providing logical organization and improving the connections between thoughts.
J FIC KEL. Ten-year-old Adam "Melonhead" Melon and his fellow Junior Special Agent, Sam, investigate a fellow resident of Washington D.'s Capitol Hill neighborhood, believing that she is one of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted.
Being able to use transition words and phrases is one of the keys to growing as a writer. Smoothly linking thoughts, ideas, and events can be difficult for young writers if they don& have examples. These transition word resources give kids ideas for