This is a pretend pen-pal letter #1 incorporating vocabulary from the Para Empezar unit in the Realidades book written to your student. (See the packet activity that includes 5 different letters.)
(BEGINNING VOCABULARY: introductions, greetings, days, months, numbers, colors, alphabet, weather, body parts, seasons, classroom vocabulary)
PART I. Students will read the letter. Answer the comprehension questions in English. (I've included the comprehension questions with the calculated points and an additional copy without the comprehension questions.
PART II. Students will use the rubric in the packet to write a letter back to their pen-pal.
This can be used as a sub lesson, a quiz for Para Empezar, a review, or in class activity.