This activity could be used as a group assignment or an individual assignment to assess your students' undestanding of friendly and business letters. Students are required to create a character that represents friendly letters and shared five tips to assist in the endeavor of a friendly letter on demand task. They are also required to create a business letter twin character that shared five business letter tips.
Studnet friendly directions, a printable scoring guide and sample of each section are provided. This activity easily correlates with on demand letter writing ELA Common Core Standards.
My middle school students LOVED this activity, and it forced them to think about a representation of the tone that should accompany the letters based on the physical appearance of their characters.