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Date: ____________________________________
 
 
Return Address:
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Dear ________________________
 
 
 
My name is ___________________. My teacher is _______________________________.
 
I am a student at ___________________________________. I am in grade _____.
 
I will tell you a little bit about me.
 
Things I like to do are: _____________________________________________________________
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Interesting things about my city are: __________________________________________________
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My class is taking part in the Flat Stanley Project (www.flatstanleyproject.com). I am sending you a Flat Stanley. I hope you will look after him, take him places, do interesting things with him, then mail him back to me with a journal of what he did with you.
 
 
 
Thank you.
 
 
 
Your friend,
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