Today's assignment is writing a business letter.
Specifically, you will be writing a letter of recommendation. When applying for certain jobs (usually the higher paying ones) or scholarships you will be asked to provide letters of recommendation (usually 3). These letters are written by teachers, principals, former bosses, etc.
For this assignment you will be writing a letter of recommendation about yourself. You will be writing this letter as President Barack Obama. It needs to be typed in the proper format in Google documents (drive). Name (Rename) your google document "#2 Yourlastname" After you have named the document, share it with me firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow this example. Write this letter "Dear Mr. Walske:" instead of "To whom it may concern:"
Your letter needs to have at least three paragraphs. For example the paragraphs could be
1) background information 2) skills/talents 3) accomplishments.
This letter is by President Barack Obama, about you, and addressed to me.
United States of America
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20500
Back Bay High School
390 Monte Vista Ave
Costa Mesa, California 92627
You will not be writing in first person "I this and I that." You are writing about yourself (as the President), but you are not writing as yourself.
Example: this would be how I would write about myself.