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The History and Art of Letter Writing—A Practical Course

In this five-day class you will learn what makes a letter a letter; study the different types of letters; examine famous letters through history; and practice writing meaningful, graceful letters to those you care about.
Tory Anderson
435 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 8 learners
year old learners
US Grade Level
learners per class


Charged upfront
$10 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 5 weeks
45 minutes per class

Available times

Table of available sections


Class Experience

Students will discover:
What a letter is
The history of letters
The techniques of writing letters to strangers
The art of writing colorful letters to those we care about
The experience of writing a letter
Students will be asked to write two letters to share with the class.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Tory AndersonM.A -English, English Teacher, Published Author, Dad and Homeschooler of Eight
435 total reviews
629 completed classes

About Me

Receiving a master’s degree in English from BYU with an emphasis in creative writing was the beginning of a lifelong love affair with all things creative: novels, plays, movies, painting, music, dance, origami, cosplay, juggling, computer games,... 
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