Writing Jan 2022 - Lesson 1

Informal letter giving advice
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Informal letter giving advice

Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Learning goal

I can write clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects related to my interests. I can write an essay or report, passing on information or giving reasons in support of or against a particular point of view.

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

In this lesson:
  • Reading example letters
  • Answering questions
  • Letter conventions
  • Writing a letter

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Read the letters, then answer the questions

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

What's Alan's problem?

Slide 6 - Open vraag

What question does Susannah suggest that Alan asks himself?

Slide 7 - Open vraag

Read Susannah's reply again. In which paragraph does she ...
... offer advice to make the friendship work?
... outline Alan's problem?
... tell him to speak to others about his problem?
... ask Alan to think more carefully about the situation?

Slide 8 - Sleepvraag

Look at Susannah's reply again.

What makes this a successful letter?

Write down for yourself: what are 3 basic things you need to do to write a good letter?

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

What things make the letter to Alan successful?

Slide 10 - Open vraag

What makes a letter successful?
Letter conventions
Salutation / greeting
Ending and  your name
Blank lines between paragraphs

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

What makes a letter successful?
Introduction, empathize with problem, repeat question.
Conclusion: give final advice
Analyze question and suggest options for a solution

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

Read this letter below, think of advice to give to Lara

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

What is your advice
to Lara?

Slide 14 - Woordweb

Now write a reply to Lara
(150 - 200 words)
Write a reply saying what you think she should do.
Think of what makes a letter successful.

Slide 15 - Tekstslide