When You Mail a Letter

1st Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities

1. Go to: activities.macmillanmh.com/reading/treasures/minisites/Grade_1/_In_CMS/Site_G1U3W1/G1U3W1.html

2. Look at the postcards that two children sent their friends while they were on trips to Florida and Texas. Click on the pictures to see what they wrote about their trips!

3. Design your own postcard! Imagine that you are on a trip. Draw a picture of the place you are visiting below. Then, fill in the blanks to describe your trip to a friend!

Dear ___________________, I am writing to you from __________________.

My trip has been very__________________. Today I saw__________________.

I hope you are having a good time back at home!

Your friend,__________________.