Thank You Letter Lesson Plan for Elementary School

Instructor: Nora Jarvis

Nora has a Master's degree in teaching, and has taught a variety of elementary grades.

Writing thank you letters is an important skill for students to develop. Use this lesson to help your students learn about how to write a thank you letter

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the lesson, students will be able to:

  • Explain the key parts of a thank you letter
  • Write their own thank you letter

Time Length

45 minutes

Curriculum Standards

CCSS Writing 5.4

Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience

CCSS Speaking & Listening 5.1

Engage in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.

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