Dear Poet

Hi Class!  Today is the day to craft your letter to the poet of your choosing and then email it.

Here are the instructions for how to complete this assignment:

Have at least two of your peers read over your letter before emailing to ensure there are no grammatical or spelling errors.

Your letter must contain your name, the name of the poet you’re writing to, and our school name and address (see this sample letter template)

The formal address to include in your letter is Academy of American Poets, 75 Maiden Lane, Suite 901, New York, NY 10038

You may choose to type your letter directly in the email or attach it as a pdf.

Send your letter to

“CC” me on your email to ensure you get credit (

Complete this assignment by Sunday night (April 26th)

Happy writing!