AIM: How is writing a letter to a public official different from writing a friendly letter to a peer? (form, tone, audience, purpose)
Homework: Using the format of a business letter, write a letter to a public official about an issue or problem that you want them to take action on.
*Complete Brainstorming handout.
Research, and use the legitimate address of a public official who can do something about the problem. Research facts about the issue.
*Use the format taught in class.
4 Paragraphs (See class notes for content)
Proofread, correct, and hand in 2nd draft, with brainstorming handout.
SUMMER READING DUE FRIDAY
Signed contract, revision / editing handout and Friendly Letter were due today.
Start your independent reading log (20 minutes each night, 5x a week, written response) All reading logs are due October 11 for marking period 1