Writing: Cover Letter
To provide product writing practice of a covering letter in the context of applying for a job
To provide clarification of covering letter in the context of applying for a job
Procedure (45-55 minutes)
Teacher asks students to talk about their dream jobs.
Teacher shows a model for a covering letter asking students to match the headings to the parts the letter. Accordingly, students will be able to recognize the layout of a cover letter.
Teacher highlights the common words and expressions used in writing a covering letter.
Students are asked to write their own covering letter to apply for their dream job.
Teacher asks students to swap their letters and check if it has all the elements of a cover letter. proper layout formal language complete content ( purpose, qualifications, experience, skills)