E-mail writing part II

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Slide 1: Tekstslide
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In deze les zitten 17 slides, met interactieve quizzen en tekstslides.

time-iconLesduur is: 30 min

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Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Learning goals
- You know how to write an email
- You know how to start an email
- You know what to write in your email
- You know what to write in the subject
- You know how to end the email

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

Je wil een mailtje sturen naar je neef, in welke volgorde zet je de onderdelen?
Subject: My school
Dear Steven,
Thank you for your e-mail, it was nice to hear from you.
I go to school in Amersfoort now, I really like it there. Where do you go to school?
I would love to hear from you soon.
Kind regards,


Slide 3 - Sleepvraag

Parts of an e-mail
(- Subject, onderwerp, waar mail je over?)
- Greeting, begroet degene die je een mail stuurt
- Reason, de reden dat je mailt
- Main text, de boodschap van je mail
- Closing, wat verwacht je van degene die je mailt?
- Greeting, sluit je mail weer af met een groet.

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

How do you greet someone you know well?

Slide 5 - Open vraag

How do you greet someone you do not know well?

Slide 6 - Open vraag

How do you greet someone you do not know at all? (Not even their name)

Slide 7 - Open vraag

What is a good opening sentence? (reasons for writing)

Slide 8 - Open vraag

Reason for writing
- You are reacting to an e-mail you got from someone
- You want to know how someone is doing
- you want information on something
- etc.

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

What can you write in the main part of your e-mail?

Slide 10 - Open vraag

Main text
Write your message to the reader
- Write down what you want to say, make a new paragraph with each thing you talk about.
- Always skip a line between paragraphs to make it nicer to read!

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

What's a good closing sentence? (expectations)

Slide 12 - Open vraag

Write down what you expect from the reader:
- I hope to hear from you soon
- I would like you to hand this in on Monday
- Tell me if you're available this Saturday

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

How do you say goodbye to someone you know very well?

Slide 14 - Open vraag

How do you say goodbye to someone you do not know very well?

Slide 15 - Open vraag

Final greeting
Finish your letter with another greeting:

Formal (to someone you don't know well)
Kind regards, Yours sincerely, Thank you

Informal (to someone close, like friends or family)
Bye, Cheers, Best wishes

Slide 16 - Tekstslide

Your turn!

Write an email to your friend telling them about your daily routine. Tell them about your school. Tell them about your hobbies too.  

The main part should be at least 6 sentences.

Slide 17 - Tekstslide