Business Letter Teacher Resources
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Students create a business letter using "Letter Generator". In this letter writing lesson plan, students use a computer program to learn what the proper business letter consists of. After the instruction, the students are self guided with the computer program, and can be self paced.
4th - 6th Language Arts 9 Views 112 Downloads
Writing Business Letters
Ninth graders create real word business letters that promote goodwill and publish the letters. For this business letters lesson, 9th graders discuss the idea of establishing goodwill and study the elements of a business letter. Students use graphic organizers to guide them in the letter writing process as well as use sample business letters.
9th Social Studies & History 22 Views 55 Downloads
Putting Writing Skills to Work: Writing Business Letters of Request
Students practice the format and elements of business letters by writing a request letter. In this business letter lesson, 11th graders review conventions of letter writing and brainstorm about their potential audience. Students research information for their audience, draft their letters, participate in peer revision, and type their final draft of the business letter.
11th Social Studies & History 18 Views 103 Downloads
Business Letter Writing Template
Compose some real-world texts in your class. Individuals can use this page to assist with the format and content of a business letter. Each section in the organizer is labeled with instructions for content and formatting. The page itself is not in the format of a business letter, but rather acts as a guide and preparation point for students.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Get What You Want
Make requests and improve interpersonal communication skills by writing a business letter. The class implements correct order and format required for a block or modified block letter. Then, they choose a topic of interest so that they can compose business letters that make requests.
6th Language Arts 8 Views 42 Downloads
Using E-mail To Develop Letter-Writing Skills for the 21st Century
Develop letter-writing skills by adapting appropriate language conventions according to context. Young authors will write standard friendly and business letters, and send a business e-mail to a state's Department of Tourism to request information.
6th - 8th Language Arts 27 Views 226 Downloads
Writing a Letter of Inquiry!
Connect expository writing to a real world skill when the class composes a letter of inquiry. They find the parts of a business letter and work as a class to correct missing parts. After the initial exercise they compose an origial letter of inquiry.
5th - 7th Language Arts 4 Views 95 Downloads
To Whom It May Concern
Sixth graders identify the forms of business and friendly letters as well as edit and write their own business letter. In this letter writing lesson, 6th graders review the forms and differing structures of friendly letters and business letters.
6th Social Studies & History 4 Views 26 Downloads
The Persuasive Letter
Students explore techniques used in persuasive writing. After studying editing marks and business letters, they complete a business letter activity. As a class, students volunteer to read a business letter and make corrections on the overhead.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 46 Downloads
Letter to the Editor
Students review the main components of a business letter and an informal letter. They write a letter to the editor of his or her local newspaper in which he/she addresses a current issue in the community then they write a friendly letter to a friend about the issues written in their letter to the editor.
9th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
What's in a Name?
Students practice persuasive writing. In this persuasive writing lesson, students read sample business letters and discover the appropriate form. Students write their own persuasive business letter to a candy company with the intent of changing their favorite candy bar.
8th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 100 Downloads
The Power of Words
Sixth graders explore language arts by writing a business letter. In this communication technique lesson, 6th graders define several psychological terms such as humiliation, rejoicing, hesitated and taunting. Students create business letters which utilize new confrontation techniques and share them with classmates.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Who Rocks Your World?
Students develop their writing skills. In this business letter lesson, students write a letter of nomination to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame regarding a music artist of their choice. Students read their finished letters to their peers.
5th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 42 Downloads