Letter-Writing Lessons & Tips

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Letters take many forms and serve a variety of purposes. Give your students practice with the fine art of letter writing using one or more of the following activities. You'll find formatting tips and strategies for teaching your students the basics of different types of letter-writing (like persuasive, business, and friendly), and also plenty of lesson plans to put their newfound knowledge into practice. Letter Writing Week is celebrated in January.

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    First Year Letters Classroom Activities

    Discussion questions and cross-curricular letter-writing activities in this... read more

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    Write a Persuasive Letter

    In this printable activity, children will write a letter to a company presi... read more

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    Letter Writing

    In this printable computer lesson, students learn the basic format for lett... read more

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    A Letter to a Friendly Monster

    Write a friendly letter with the date, salutation, body, closing, and signa... read more

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    Independent Letter-Writing Activities

    Use this template to create a correctly formatted letter. Celebrate Write t... read more

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    The Parts of a Letter

    Learn the basic format of a typical letter. Letter Writing Week is celebrat... read more

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    Katie Kazoo Classroom Crew Letters

    In this letter-writing activity, students compose letters to their favorite... read more

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    Letter to My Favorite Author

    After reading a realistic fiction story, the student will write a letter to... read more

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    Let's Write the Author

    This organizer will help students write a letter to a favorite author. Use ... read more

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    World War II: Letter to the President

    In this letter-writing activity, students pretend they are alive during Wor... read more

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    Persuasive Letter Graphic Organizer

    Use this graphic organizer to help your students write persuasive letters. ... read more

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    The Letter

    Use this printable writing activity to focus on correctly indenting a lette... read more

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    Writing a Persuasive Letter (Gr. 3)

    Use this packet to teach students how to write a persuasive letter. A model... read more

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    Writing a Persuasive Letter (Gr. 2)

    Use this packet to teach students how to write a persuasive letter. Model a... read more

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    Writing a Letter to Persuade (Gr. 1)

    Use this packet to teach your students how to write a persuasive letter. An... read more

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    Writing a Thank-You Letter

    Use a School Readiness Activity to provide early literacy thinking experien... read more

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    Scoring Rubric: Resume and Cover Letter

    The organization, elements of resume and cover letter writing, grammar, usa... read more

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    Scoring Rubric: Business Letter/Memo

    The organization, elements of a business letter/memo writing, grammar, usag... read more

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    Write a Letter to the President

    Students will write a letter to the president with details of their ideas f... read more

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    Write a Letter to Jesse Owens

    Assuming the role of a fellow athlete, Nazi supporter or African-American, ... read more