opinion piece is a composition on a specific topic that includes the writer’s
viewpoint. It offers reasons for the author's opinion and attempts to persuade
the reader to agree.
by William Temple Hornaday
William Temple Hornaday was a zoologist and conserva...
659 Words, 10th-12th Grades, Fact and Opinion, Main / Central Idea, and Summary
by John Muir from Our National Parks
Chapter I passage: John Muir was a noted naturalist ...
334 Words, 10th-12th Grades, Context Clues, Figurative Language, and Main / Central Idea
by Henry David Thoreau from Walden
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) was a noted American...
642 Words, 10th-12th Grades, 1060L - 1290L, Compare and Contrast, Figurative Language, and Theme
by Mark Twain
While Mark Twain wrote many fictional works, he also...
335 Words, 6th-9th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Summary