online friend (letter formation)
grade 9 level
To provide product writing practice of a letter in the context of online Friends
To provide clarification of heading,harm, in person, ups and downs, hug and love you to the moon and back in the context of writing a letter to an online friend
Procedure (31-41 minutes)
Teacher will as the following questions - Have you ever met a foreign person (or a person who lives in another city) online? - Where are they from? - Have you become close friends? - Have you ever sent a letter for each other?
- Provide them a letter sample in which they fill in the gaps in the letter. - help them deduce letter formation - explain letter formation in details
- teach and revise vocab (online friend - signature - heading - closing - harm, in person, ups and downs, hug and love you to the moon and back ... etc
- Ask Ss to organize the scattered letter parts. (controlled practice) - Ask Ss to write a letter to their online friend. (free Practice) - give Ss a chance to correct each others mistakes
- Provide feedback on students' production. - Correct their mistakes.