Copy of Writing Informal Emails
To provide product writing practice of a informal email in the context of telling an old friend about the latest news during the past two years.
To provide gist reading practice using a text about informal email in the context of a girl that writes an email to her old friend.
Procedure (45-55 minutes)
I am going to ask CCQs related to the context and discuss them with students. For example, How many close friends do you have? Is any one of them an old friend ? Are you still in touch with any of your old friends? What was in common between you both?
I would start up with giving the instructions that they should read the text in 2 minutes .Then, they are going to tell me about what they learnt about Laura an Charlotte. I will ask them ICQs , such as