Dear Santa - Christmas Letter Writing Template Kit for ESL


Do your students need help writing friendly letters to Santa this Christmas? In ESL classrooms with limited language skills, it can seem like a daunting task. These differentiated writing worksheets help provide a clear and simple way for young learners to write a "Dear Santa" letter or for more advanced students to improve their writing.

Level 1 - Fill-in -the-blanks: Even newcomers with extremely limited language skills can fill-in these simple sentences and draw a picture of what they'd like for Christmas.

Level 2: Wh-Questions: Have your more advanced students use the Wh-word guide to answer the questions within their writing and create a more engaging and detailed


Level 2: version with an option to write and draw the present


What's included:

All pages are available in full color and B&W versions.

Level 1 worksheet

Level 2 - 2 worksheets

Prepare to Write! Wh-question guide for writing a letter to Santa (this can be used in small groups)

Envelope templates (easy to cut out and fold)


If you are looking for other Christmas themed products, take a look at these:

Christmas Vocabulary Posters: Classroom Decor - December Bulletin Board

Christmas Words Digital BINGO Game - Vocabulary Building - Google Slides™

Christmas Vocabulary Bingo BUNDLE - Print & Digital Versions

Christmas Prepositions of Location and Spatial Concepts Activity Cards

Christmas Posters | Winter Classroom Decor - December Printable Quote Posters

Christmas Posters | Winter Classroom Decor - Printable Quote Posters -Watercolor

Christmas Parts of Speech Sort | Nouns - Adjectives - Prepositions Boom Cards™

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How to assemble and use this resource:
This is a full color pdf file. After printing the resource, I recommend laminating the cards before cutting. This increases durability and ensures that you can continue using this set again and again.

How will you receive the resource?
After your payment has processed you will be redirected to a download page where you can immediately download the file and save it to your computer. You will also receive an email containing a link to the resource.

* Due to the digital nature of this product. Hot Chocolate Education does NOT offer refunds. Once the product has been downloaded, it can't be returned and refunds can not be issued.