This file contains explicit instructions on how to conduct the minilesson on friendly letters by listing the materials needed, incorporating an introduction, lesson, and closing activity in order to capture the attention of the students while allowing them to learn. It also includes a PowerPoint presentation that explains each of the five components of a friendly letter and provides a picture reference as well as a question that encourages deeper thought for the students. Finally, it includes a sample friendly letter along with the labels (heading, greeting, body, closing, salutation) needed to complete the activity.
This product allows for individual, group, and class work in order to provide the students with as much variation as possible while also having them learn. It is great as an introduction for students who are just learning about friendly letters as well as for those who need a review to freshen their memories.
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