Write a letter to your future self.
English B Grades 11&12 level
To provide process and product writing practice of a letter in the context of writing a letter to my future self.
To provide practice of future words/self refliction in the context of writing a letter to my future self.
Procedure (63-12 minutes)
1. Show the students an example of letter written to future self. 2. Ask the students to take a minute to read the letter. 3. Have a quick discussion about the persons future goals, hopes and dreams.
At this stage, I will introduce the students to the primary key points they need to write about as follows: 1. Family 2. Friends 3. Health 4. Career 5. Finance & Money They will get back to the letter in the warm-up stage and read each one of these elements for gist.
This tense formed by Subject + Past(V2) + Object Past Simple This tense is formed by have/has + the past participle. Present Perfect This tense is formed by Subject + Verb (present tense) . Present Simple This tense is formed by Subject + to be + base + ing. Present Continues The above are the tenses that the students will most luckily be using when writing a letter to their future self.
The students will start writing the letter.
1. This stage begins with the writing and ends when they finish. 2. I will mingle around and provide immediate correction on the language. 3. I will also provide feedback on accuracy and writing skills.
After class the students will send the letter to themselves using this online tool https://www.futureme.org/letters/new