Veteran's day or any holiday is a great time to write to a deployed troop or veteran. Step by step letter writing instructions and tips for communicating in a positive way guide students through the process of thanking a hero. Students will begin the lesson with a powerpoint presentation which includes suggested greetings, suggested topics, and suggested closings. Key words are also listed for assistance.
Twenty printable letter templates provide a variety of decorative choices including zentangles for coloring.
A video clip and web links are also included with websites of organizations that send these letters for you.