Letter Writing Teacher Resources
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Giving Can be Fun
Write friendly letters to your classmates! Pupils randomly choose the name of a classmate to write a letter to. (Consider assigning each learner a classmate instead to ensure that each person receives a letter.) Before writing, discuss sharing and giving to others.
4th - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 16 Downloads
CTBS Mechanics Practice #1
Use this CTBS mechanics instructional activity to reinforce the correct use of commas, punctuation, italics, letter writing, and capitalization. Middle schoolers are given information on each of these areas and then answer a total of thirty multiple choice, fill in the blank, and short answer questions.
6th - 7th Language Arts 17 Views 87 Downloads
Teens Making a Difference
Is your opinion significant? Help your class discover the influence their opinions hold and encourage them to make a positive change in their community. To start, they get in teams and brainstorm why their school should have more healthy food options and/or more choices in physical activity.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 4 Views 34 Downloads
Postcards Home - Describing Setting
Writing with detail can be very fun and stretch your students as writers. This lesson focuses on introducing descriptive words into writing to create more visual and clear sentences. Each student will create a postcard with a given picture, they use the image to help them visualize the setting they are describing to a friend.
2nd Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
The Great Mail Race
Challenge your learners with this lesson on letter writing. First, they conduct Internet research to fill in a questionnaire about their hometown. Then, they write directions using the format from the Great Mail Race and mail their letter to a someone in one of the fifty states.
3rd Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Dangerous Road: A Letter of Complaint
Engage your English learners with this resource. To begin, learners describe a map to a partner. After a vocabulary exercise and a jumbled letter activity, pupils are asked to write their own letter. The letter reading and writing activities encourage the use of phrases that express attitude and emotion.
7th - 11th English Language Development 11 Views 140 Downloads
Letter Writing: Letters of Complaint
In this letter writing instructional activity, students complete 7 letters of complaint. Students read the scenario and write a letter of concern or complaint. Note: There are references to agencies in the UK and the spelling of words in the directions is standard in the UK.
5th - 6th Language Arts 11 Views 30 Downloads
Children's Rights: Letter Writing
Students demonstrate persuasive letter writing. In this writing lesson, students study a quotation about children's rights and discuss their views on it. Students write a persuasive letter to the author of the quote stating their feelings.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 240 Downloads
Formal Letter Writing
Students write formal letters to the circus. In this letter writing lesson, students watch a video and read articles about cruelty to circus animals. They compose a formal letter persuading the circus to not reintroduce elephants to their circus.
5th - 6th Language Arts 5 Views 61 Downloads
Writing Letters to the Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets
To celebrate National Poetry Month, young writers focus on the role letter writing has played in the development of poets. They begin by journaling three to five associations to a writing prompt that requires them to identify their personal writing voice.
6th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Practicing Letters e and f
Which of these words begins with the letter e? Scholars become familiar with lowercase letters e and f by visually matching. After tracing each letter, they draw lines from the letter to images beginning with the same sound. Encourage them to say words aloud, reinforcing letter sound correspondence and object identification.
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 4 Views 33 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Alpha Tales: The Pig's Picnic (Letter P)
Penny, Polly, and Peter are planning a picnic but end up pigging out instead in this fun printable book. Including dozens of p-words and amusing illustrations, this is a great resource for teaching emergent readers about the sound corresponding to this consonant.
Pre-K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Write for Change
Help save endangered miniature owls! Start the lesson by reading Hoot and helping your learners assemble ideas into an effective persuasive letter. Giving learners an actual cause to fight for will definitely improve their persuasive techniques and put passion in their words.
4th - 7th Language Arts 7 Views 31 Downloads
I Wanna What?
Introduce persuasive writing by reading the book I Wanna Iguana by Karen Kaufman Orloff. In this word choice lesson learners listen as the teacher reads the book aloud. The teacher stops to discuss persuasive vocabulary and the difference between begging and persuading.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 28 Views 212 Downloads
Formal Letter to the King of Thebes
As your class's reading of Antigone comes to an end, present them with this letter writing assignment. They write a letter to the future king of Thebes after Creon's death. What advice can they give to this new leader? The format of a business letter is already outlined to make letter writing easy for your class!
10th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
New Review Alphabet and Number Derby!
Young children roll and shout their way to victory in this simple number and letter recognition game. Using the included game board students roll a die, move the number of squares indicated, and call out the name of the number or letter they land on.
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring the World with P.W. Cracker!
Where in the world would your young geographers like to go? Start this research project by having them create mind maps of all the places they would like to see and then read P.W. Cracker Sees the World. As you read, pause to create a chart of the places P.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 12 Views 23 Downloads
Writing a Friendly Letter
There are 5 components of a friendly letter that are outlined in this organized PowerPoint. There is a brief description of each part, including: heading, greeting, body, closing, and signature as well as a brief example. Tip: Once you have reviewed this PowerPoint with your students, send them off to write a letter to a friend.
2nd - 6th Language Arts 6 Views 49 Downloads