Asking the student to write down a statement and then repeatedly asking ‘Why?’ or ‘So What?’ leads to a great discussion. This is then very good preparation for homework report writing.
Here is a piece taken from the site of an American copywriter (Robbie Hyman) that gives 7 tips for writing emails. This would be a good reference document for working with students on email style and content.
This is a practice activity for whatever type of email you looked at in the last lesson.