Six Traits Writing Lesson with students writing a persuasive friendly letter. Let your students creativity run wild as they create a disguise to hide a turkey so it doesn't land on the Thanksgiving table. Motivate your students to write as they then write a letter to a farmer persuading him why he can't eat the turkey in their disguise. Revising and Editing checklists included. LFS RAFT organizer used in the lesson. Common Core Standards addressed: persuasive writing, author's point of view, friendly letter.