Writing Personal Letters

Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
Writing Personal Letters
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Have you struggled with teaching students how to format a letter? Have your students gotten stuck with what to write in a letter? This unit has everything you need to teach 1st-5th grade students how to write personal letters.

• Friendly Letters
• Letters to Pen Pals
• Persuasive Letters
• Thank You Letters
• Invitations

I taught this unit in my library to my first through fifth graders with great success. The resources are designed to be used by a wide range of ages and developmental abilities.

This unit includes the follow general resources:
•Tips for Writing Letters
•The Parts of a Letter
•The Format of Personal Letters
•Preparing an Envelope
•Letter Templates (8 versions)

For each of the five letter types, there are:
•Suggested Literature Links
•Letter Type Introduction
•"How to Write..."
•Sample Letters
•Think and Plan Sheets

For more information about how I used this unit, see my blog post, "Teaching the Art of Writing a Letter." .

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