Seventh Grade Writing Resources Filter CategoriesAll Formal or Informal 2 Read the excerpt and answer questions about formal or informal writing. Formal or Informal Read the informal sentences and rewrite them with a formal tone. Transition Words 2 Choose the correct transition word to put in the sentence. Transition Words Practice writing sentences with various transition words. Fact vs. Opinion Practice determining if sentences are fact or opinion. Evaluating Claims Read the claims and determine if they are strong, credible, or both. Making a Claim 2 After reading, use this free worksheet to help you plan out an essay. Making a Claim After reading, use this free worksheet to help you plan out an essay.