Full Lesson Plan Present Perfect and Cover Letters
This item is a full lesson plan which teaches students use of the present perfect and simple past in the context of a cover letter as well as the basics of how to write a cover letter. This lesson includes a letter for students to put in order, a comprehension activity, a guided discovery grammar activity, grammar practice, and an activity to outline a professional cover letter. For ESL students, the level is NRS level advanced, but may be used with NRS High intermediate Students with good writing abilities. For native speakers, this lesson may be used as a grammar review and to assist in writing cover letters as part of the job search process. For CEF, this is high B1 or low B2.
4.1.2 Follow procedures for applying for a job including interpreting and completing job applications, resumes, and letters of application
Common European Framework ALTE Can-Do
B1 (ALTE 2) Can write straightforward letters of a factual nature
Activity and Lesson Length
11 pages; 2 hours