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The art of the letter. Many of us grudgingly dig through the days mail, with just piles of bills and junk to show for it, hoping we had hand...

The art of the letter. Many of us grudgingly dig through the days mail, with just piles of bills and junk to show for it, hoping we had hand-written news. It’s a common complaint because many of us wish it were otherwise. See, even though text and.

Writing letters is great for you and wonderful to receive, so pick up your pen and make communication personal again!

The Art of Writing Letters (and Why You Should Start Today

The Lost Art of Letter Writing and How We can Revive this Vintage Skill.

Letter writing is truly a lost art - a vintage skill, if you will.

This FREE product includes an anchor chart labeling the parts of a friendly letter in addition to a variety of stationery for putting letter writing into practice!

Sara Runia---This FREE product includes an anchor chart labeling the parts of a friendly letter in addition to a variety of stationery for putting letter writing into practice!

OMG YES! If you have creative juices flowing, and want to make someone's day, write a letter to your grandmother! Green Fingerprint: 30 Ideas for Letters to Write and Send

30 Ideas for Letters to Write and Send

If you have creative juices flowing, and want to make someone's day, write a letter to your grandmother! Green Fingerprint: 30 Ideas for Letters to Write and Send

I like how this anchor chart breaks down the different parts of a letter and has what is supposed to go in each part.

Letter Writing

Letter writing anchor chart - break down the different parts of a letter and visual reminder of what is supposed to go in each part.

A handwritten note and artsy envelope can bring someone so much joy! I've teamed up with @howlifeunfolds to show you fun and cheerful ways to up your Happy Mail Game. Pop over to the blog for Four Ways to Create Envelope Art + Join the 7 Day Lettering Writing Challenge in celebration of the Letters of Peace campaign. #lettersofpeace #DNDPartner

DIY Envelope Art Four Ways

Four Ways to Create Envelope Art + Join the 7 Day Lettering Writing Challenge in celebration of the Letters of Peace campaign.

18 letter-writing prompts that will get you inspired to pull out a pen and write an old-fashioned letter. You might just make someone's day!

Write Now: 18 Letter Writing Prompts To Bring Back Snail Mail

18 letter writing prompts that will get you inspired to pull out a pen and write an old fashioned letter. These ideas are also great for pen pals.

How To Write Letters: A Vintage Guide to the Lost Art of Epistolary Etiquette, 1876 | Brain Pickings     -----     The lost art.  It seems everything now is a tweet

How To Write Letters: A 19th-Century Guide to the Lost Art of Epistolary Etiquette

Write a letter today to the first person who comes to your mind.

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The old times when everybody used to write letters....

Honestly, one of my favorite things in life are hand written letters. I don't even know why but I've always wanted a penpal.

Free letter writing outline paper. Great for a friendly letter!

Write a letter to your camp leader/counselor --This is a simple outline that you can use with any friendly letter. It includes lines for the five parts of the letter and provides a little extra room for the body (for the more advanced writer).

16 Really Cool Ways to Address an Envelope - fun mail art!

Mail Art: 16 Really Cool Ways to Address an Envelope

I love mail art, who doesn’t? There’s nothing better than receiving some good old-fashioned, hand-addressed mail, especially when it comes with art attached! Writing letters can be therapeutic and is a great skill to teach our kids — why not make it fun?

Anchor charts and sample letters are crucial for modeling correct letter writing skills.

Teaching Letter Writing

I love teaching letter writing in the classroom. Students love writing friendly letters to each other. I've got 6 ideas for making teaching letter writing easier for you including sample anchor charts, picture book ideas and extension activities.