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Top tips for letter writing

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Creative writing
Programme: Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour
Language: English
Genre: Travel
Age group: 6-8, 9-11

This resource contains tips and activity ideas to support pupils writing letters in class. In our modern world of social media and technology, communication has never been so fast or so easy. However, letter writing is having a comeback, and taking the time to write a personal letter to someone will always be valued. It is also a skill that pupils will need throughout life.

This resource offers hints and tips to help you and your pupils create fun and enjoyable activities around letter writing. The resource also contains ideas to support writing for a purpose and using letter writing to engage with the wider community.