Saturday, October 28, 2023

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON - “Thanksgiving Paragraph Writing - Prompts for Opinion, Informative, Narrative”

by Rachel Lynette
3rd - 6th Grade

This set of Thanksgiving paragraph prompts includes six prompts, two each for opinion, informative, and narrative writing.

These prompts will work perfectly with I Heart Paragraph Writing - Paragraph of the Week as a seasonal prompts. They could also be used with whatever paragraph program you are using, or you could simply use them as a jumping off point and use notebook paper for organizing, first draft, editing, and final drafts. They could also be expanded into 3-5 paragraph essays.



  • 6 Paragraph Writing Templates
    • 2 Opinion Writing
    • 2 Informative Writing
    • 2 Narrative Writing


  • Google Slides
  • Easel Activity

Great for 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grade! 

NOTE: This resource uses American English and is not editable. 

Here’s what teachers are saying:

✏️ "My students love writing, but have trouble following directions. This resource provided clear directions and examples that were very helpful!" -Angie M.

✏️ "These are great right before the break..gave my students choices. Differentiated...some did all three..others only one or two!" -Cindy C.

✏️ "I downloaded these to keep my ELA groups writing the week before Thanksgiving! They loved the chance to use their own voice and choose their own prompt!" -Deanne S.


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About the Author

Rachel Lynette is a published author of over 120 nonfiction books for children on a variety of subjects, as well as several teacher resource books. She has written for publishers such as Harcourt, Thompson-Gale, Rosen, Children’s Press, Evan-Moor, Kagan, and several others. This resource reflects more than a decade of professional writing experience.

Terms of Use

This resource was created by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack for Minds in Bloom INC., all rights reserved. It may be used by the original purchaser for single class use only. Teachers may distribute this product in email, through google classroom or over the Internet to their students (and parents) as long as the site is password protected. In other words, you may distribute it to your own students, but may not put it on the Internet where it could be publicly found and downloaded. 

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This product is happily brought to you by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack of Minds in Bloom.

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