Fostering the Home-School Connection Through Friday Letters
Fostering the Home-School Connection Through Friday Letters~Such a simple, yet powerful tool for both me and my students. Find out why in this post and get started writing Friday letters in your classroom by downloading the FREE starter kit with this editable book cover and a parent letter to get you started.
It makes me extremely sad that so few of my friends enjoy writing letters. All their adoration is reserved for electronic mail. I still write letters to a few friends, and it it always a wonderful thrill to open the letter-box and find something written for me. Hand addressed envelopes, thick paper, creamy paper contrasted with dark ink and delicate, spidery hand-writing. The best thing about letters addressed to you? What is contained within, epic tales, romantic trysts,
I gasped as I saw Mahlon's all too familiar scrawl. I slowly and reverently opened the letter hoping for some reason why he's missing to appear. "Kayla, I left because someone's after me. I don't know who or why but they're coming. Be careful. I love you." My heart drops as my phone starts ringing and I fumble for it before it goes off. 'Mahlon' flashes across the screen and I sigh in relief. "Mahlon, thank God you're okay." I say putting it to my ear. "We're not Mahlon sweetheart." I hear.