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59 resources with the concept business letters

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Writing a Letter of Inquiry!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Help your junior high writers identify writing as a necessary. real-world skill. They identify and interpret the brevity of a business letter and create their own focused and catchy letters. They also publish a typed letter that is...
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Writing - Business Letters

For Teachers 5th - 10th
Practice the skills needed to recognize and create effective business documents. Selecting the right style and format can enhance the effectiveness of the letter. Actual samples are evaluated.
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Get What You Want

For Teachers 6th
Make requests and improve interpersonal communication skills by writing a business letter. The class implements correct order and format required for a block or modified block letter. Then, they choose a topic of interest so that they...
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Business Letters

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
A business letter may be the key receiving a job offer or making a major deal. A writing handout, part of a series of handouts on specific types and styles, shares some of the key components involved with writing a business letter. The...
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Food Labels in the Classroom

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students study the nutritional information on food labels and become familiar with the basic dietary needs of the human body. They write letters to food companies.
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Utah Counties

For Teachers 4th
Learners write a business letter in correct format and obtain information about the county they are studying and use that information in their county report.
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Water Conservation

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Write journal entries about environmental issues. After reviewing letters to the editor in the local newspaper, compose letters about environmental problems and mail them to the paper. Keep copies for peer evaluation.
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Writing a Business Letter to Compare and Contrast

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners compose business letters. In this writing skills lesson, students use the business letter format as they note cause and effect relationships between the weight epidemic in the United States and changing menus in American...
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Business Letter

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students create a business letter using "Letter Generator".  For this letter writing lesson plan, students use a computer program to learn what the proper business letter consists of.  After the instruction, the students are self guided...
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Getting Down to Business

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers write, edit, and rewrite business letters to their choice of vendors with comments of criticism or praise.
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Letter to the President

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Young scholars identify the strategies needed to create a business letter, practice writing a business letter, and develop appropriate assessment skills in deciding which sections of the NASA research project to include in their packet...
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Technical Writing Unit

For Teachers 9th - 12th
If you're looking for a general outline to a technical writing unit, this lesson plan might help you out. It summarizes the instructional activity objectives, activity, and assessment of a unit on informational writing and business...
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Identify and Write About Cause and Effect Relationships

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Learners write news reports about current issues. In this writing skills lesson, students report about the weight epidemic in the United States as they focus on fast food consumption and how it relates to poor health.
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The Power of Words

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore language arts by writing a business letter. In this communication technique lesson, 6th graders define several psychological terms such as humiliation, rejoicing, hesitated and taunting. Students create business...
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Informational Writing: Business Letter

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders write business letters. In this business letter lesson, 5th graders discuss the format and reasons for writing a business letter. They pick who they want to write to and create their own letter. 
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Lesson 4:Writing a Letter

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students write business letters and emails. In this letter instructional activity, students use the seven-day road trip they had planned in a previous instructional activity and contact the Chambers of Commerce for the cities they plan...
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What's in a Name?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students practice persuasive writing.  In this persuasive writing lesson, students read sample business letters and discover the appropriate form.  Students write their own persuasive business letter to a candy company with the intent of...
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Putting Writing Skills to Work: Writing Business Letters of Request

For Teachers 11th
Students practice the format and elements of business letters by writing a request letter. In this business letter lesson, 11th graders review conventions of letter writing and brainstorm about their potential audience. Students...
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Writing Business Letters

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders create real word business letters that promote goodwill and publish the letters. In this business letters lesson plan, 9th graders discuss the idea of establishing goodwill and study the elements of a business letter....
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To Whom It May Concern

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders identify the forms of business and friendly letters as well as edit and write their own business letter. For this letter writing lesson, 6th graders review the forms and differing structures of friendly letters and business...
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Who Rocks Your World?

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Students develop their writing skills. In this business letter instructional activity, students write a letter of nomination to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame regarding a music artist of their choice. Students read their finished letters...
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Factual Writing: Letters

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students write a business letter. In this factual writing lesson, students complete an online activity. Groups also draft a reply to a complaint letter. A worksheet is included for extra practice.
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Intermediate Practical Writing-- "About Your Paycheck"

For Students 4th - 5th
In this practical writing worksheet, students re-write a letter to an employer about a paycheck. Students correct all the errors in grammar and punctuation.
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The Persuasive Letter

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore techniques used in persuasive writing. After studying editing marks and business letters, they complete a business letter activity. As a class, students volunteer to read a business letter and make corrections on the...