Letter of complaint
Resource Two bad experiences; one a dodgy dining experience and the other a failed shopping trip. Use the information to write a formal letter of complaint!
Persuasive Letters - Roman Britain-TES
Resource If you are learning about Roman Britain and covering persuasive writing, then these resources could be ideal. There are 2 letters, differentiated three ways, written between Caractacus and Queen Cartimandua.
Killer Cat Letter- Anne Fine: KS2 writing-TES
Resource This is a letter imagining that Tuffy has run away from home after Dad nails up the cat flap. It can be used as a comprehension or a model for children to write their own.
Formal and informal letter-TES
Resource Formal and informal letter frame (with beginning, middle and end).
Formal letter writing
Display Twinkl: Formal letter writing templates.
Display- Letter writing
Display Letter writing display pack from Instant Display.
Complaint letter-Top Marks
Resource Topmarks: Interactive complaint letter.
Letter writing
Website Letter writing resources from Teaching Ideas.
Letter writing
Lesson TES: PowerPoint and resources for three lessons on writing letters. Lesson 1 - purpose of letters and examples Lesson 2 - completing letters which have parts missing, differentiated sheets Lesson 3 - writing a complete letter.
Letter writing
Website Letter writing resources from Primary Resources
Persuasive letter-TES
Resource TES: A PowerPoint to guide children through the initial process of writing a persuasive letter.
Letter writing-Teachit
Website Teachit Primary: A variety of letter writing resources from Teachit primary.
Letter writing- generic TES
Lesson TES: Letter writing frame for any topic with WALT.
Letter writing-Fantastic Mr Fox
Lesson TES: Fantastic Mr Fox Lesson Plan- Letter writing. Y3/4
Persuasive writing- factory on school field-TES
Lesson TES: Enrage Year 3 children in order to encourage them to do some brilliant persuasive writing with a mocked up a letter from 'Bruce Boggington', the chief director of a pickled onion factory, who wrote to the children explaining that he would be building his new factory all over their school field.
Letter of complaint-TES
Resource TES: Example letter of complaint, word bank and letter starter for LA for use when teaching formal letter writing.
Letter writing-SATs revision
Lesson TES: A week’s lesson plans on letter writing - revision for year 6 in the run up to SATs.
Persuasive letter writing-Ban Playtimes
Resource TES: A PowerPoint, which can be used in conjunction with a planning document (one has been uploaded) to guide children through the persuasive letter writing process. In this instance, a letter to the head teacher about banning playtimes .
Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley

Resource Jeff Brown books, Flat Stanley, writing and sending letters and emails.
Harry Potter

Harry Potter

Lesson Plan PowerPoint for 4 lessons themed around the Harry Potter films. Pupils look at a different text type each day, covering a wide range of writing styles. Texts types are Recounts, Persuasive writing, Letter writing and Instructional texts.
Letter Writing-Teachit Primary

Letter Writing-Teachit Primary


A set of creative resources including letter writing templates and frameworks for writing formal letters and letters of complaint.

Formal letter of complaint-Teachit
Resource Write a letter of complaint to McDonalds! Example letter included with a writing frame and checklist.  
Guide to persuasive letter writing-TES
Lesson A Powerpoint, which should be linked to a letter  and can be used in conjunction with a planning document (one has been uploaded) to guide children through the persuasive letter writing process.
Letter to the Head-TES
Lesson An example of a persuasive letter to a head teacher followed by a box plan to enable children to plan their own version.
Persuasive letter-TES
Lesson Writing a letter to persuade
Formal letter template-TES
Resource Informal and formal scenarios
Formal Writing-Primary Resources

Formal Writing-Primary Resources

 Resource Letter writing resources from Primary Resources: complaints, postcards,formal and informal letter language.
Persuasive Letters
Lesson TES- Persuasive letters    
Persuasive writing Y5
Read and evaluate letters, for example from newspapers or magazines, intended to inform, protest, complain, persuade, considering (i) how they are set out....
Charlie - letter writing
Resource Letter writing/creative writing activity.