Keeping the parts to the Friendly Letter can be quite tricky for young elementary aged children to grasp. Here is a step-by-step, no fail way to ensure that they remember each part. This document includes a song, to introduce the parts (put to the tune of a familiar song), a short description of each step, a template for initial drafts, and a rubric for grading and accountability. Introduce it this way and they'll beg to sing the song again and again...mine do!!