See the entire end of year "future me" letter writing lesson by downloading the preview. This item is also part of a Holiday Celebration Bundle.
Are you looking for a fresh idea that asks students to record school year memories? This activity is academically important, personally meaningful, and lots of fun.
Students are asked to write a friendly letter to their future self. This item includes:
Suggested read aloud/literature connection
A poster with a quote for analysis, discussion, and debate
All parts of a draft friendly letter - both labeled and defined
A five paragraph format
Paragraph contents - questions addressing a description of the present self, school, a special friend, favorite moments, and personal growth and change
A final draft writing template
An illustration page
This letter provides students with an important keepsake. BEST OF ALL teachers are not allowed to help. The writing must be a true reflection of the student's abilities.
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