A Letter of Complaint
Kind of Activity:
Students will be able to collect supporting evidence for their interpretation of the text.
Common Core Standards:
As a class, make a list of conditions the students believe are unfair and/or inhumane to the people of the story. Put them up on a board or smartboard.
Ask students to choose one of the items on the list, and ask them to write a formal complaint about it. They should describe the situation in detail, using the story as their resource. They should identify the recipient of the letter. If this is not a specific person mentioned in...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 840 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 6279 literature essays, 1740 sample college application essays, 251 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.