This site provides links writing letters of apology in writing instruction. Several interactive sites are provided for students to practice writing letters of apology. Additional sites provides springboards for discussion of making apologies and how to translate feelings into a letter of apology. Includes eThemes Resources on Letter Writing for Upper Grades.
Watch this video on Dealing with Anger to initiate discussion on how to handle anger and apologize. Play games under "Emotions" tab-Story Strips, Go Go Diego! and Send an E-card as an apology. View "Friends" tab for topics on apologizing.
This text and audio link provides examples on how to apologize, when to apologize, and why an apology doesn't always fix things. Use this information to build discussion prior to letter writing. Can also be heard in Spanish.
These sites provide examples of friendly, business letters, and persuasive writing. Includes explanations on the different parts of letters,writing tips, and classroom activities. There are also information on cover letters, thank you notes, and how to accentuate the positives. Includes links to eThemes Resources on Writing: Letters: Friendly, Business, and Thank You and Writing: Persuasion.