The following is an excerpt of Simon Garfield's new book, To the Letter: In June 2004, 190 people replied to a survey conducted by the Sussex-based Mass Observation Project on the subject of letters and emails. Computers, Relationships Advice, Journals, Hands, Lost Art, Long Distance Relationships, Stress Management, Letters Writing, Pens
Make someone's day & write them a letter! : )
Characters for an Epic Tale - I like the idea of using this as an adjective lesson. Provide an example for kiddos, then have them create their own using adjectival phrases to describe the characters. Don't use this one in the class tho, a few questionable types!