What is the difference between a fact and an opinion?
Would you rather only speak in facts or only speak in opinions?
- Only speak in facts
- Only speak in opinions
Facts are statements that can be proven true or false based on evidence or research. Opinions are statements that express how someone feels or what someone thinks. Both facts and opinions are important for making decisions.
Fact or Opinion
Is the sky blue? (Answer with Yes or No)
Do you think it is more important to be kind or smart?
What are some examples of factual statements?
What are some examples of opinion statements?
Should 5th and 6th graders read books during the summer?
- Yes, it's important to stay sharp.
- No, summer is for playing.
- Only if they want to.