A Letter to Santa can provide an excellent way to introduce students to the proper way of writing a friendly letter.
In this lesson, students follow the steps of the writing process: pre-writing, rough draft, editing and revising and final draft to construct their letter. Included in the lesson are: a pre-writing organizer, letter frame, editing key, rough draft paper and decorative final draft paper. Complete lesson plans are included along with teacher examples for modeling. Aligned with Common Core Standards, this lesson offers students a valuable, and entertaining, opportunity for learning.
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