Encourage your students to write with a purpose! This 2-3 day unit is designed to help students make real-world connections through a friendly letter-writing campaign. At the same time it contains background information to help students recognize the sacrifices that veterans and soldiers make. This unit includes an 8-slide PowerPoint Presentation with links to videos, background information on the life of a soldier in Afghanistan, and friendly letter-writing tips. It also includes a sample letter for students to follow, formal letter-writing worksheets, and peer-edit checklists. Aligned to Common Core Standards - Writing with a purpose.
Friendly Letter Writing Campaign-Writing with a purpose
by Stephanie Scholl
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