Lesson Plan

Dear Teacher: Opinion Letters

Build community and teach students that opinions matter with this activity that includes survey interviews and a letter to the teacher.
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Learning Objectives

Students will learn how to conduct a survey to determine classmates' opinions and to write a letter to the teacher that gives a reason and a solution to a personal or school-wide concern.


(5 minutes)
  • Bring prepared list of student concerns to a group area and call students to join you there.
  • Tell students that the classroom is a safe place to share our feelings, or opinions, and that today they will find out how to share those in a survey and a letter.