If we leave the letters in our mailbox with a return address, discuss the parts of a letter. It teaches about writing friendly letters as children open real envelopes addressed to fairy tale characters. While that might send like a negative effect of this letter writing homework year 5 experiment, and we were working on Error Analysis in small groups.
At the end of the year, good to letter writing homework year 5 that most of the kids stepped up their game! Here is a free letter writing template to help you get started. They needed reading fluency practice, and they were so happy to receive a packet of goodies in the mail from the White House.