Hello, I am a speech-language pathologist at a small special education middle/high school in Massachusetts, USA. We are looking for pen pals for 6-7 students. We would love to find students who are interested in video chat (Skype, Google, etc) and are open to emailing/snail mail additionally. Please let me know if you're interested!
Hello! I am an elementary school teacher from Pinellas Park, Florida, looking for Snail Mail Pen Pals for an After School Writing Program. I have 8 students who meet twice a week. They are interested in writing letters to others and learning about different parts of the country.
Email me if interested.
I have been teaching Spanish 25 years in Burlington, WY, USA. I have about 50 students, ages 13-17 that would like to communicate with Spanish speaking students. They are mostly at the Spanish 1 and 2 levels. They are excited about communicating in Spanish by writing, speaking, and creating friendships with classrooms that are also learning English or Spanish. We could e-mail, video chat, or use snail-mail. Let us know!
Hello! I teach a class of 19 students that are in the 4th grade (ages 9-10). We are in Los Angeles (Hollywood) California. We are starting school (distance learning) on August 31 and would love to have some pen pals for the school year to have virtually. Preferably we want International pen pals. We've had pen pals before but it will look a little different since it will be online. Hope to talk to you soon!
I teach 4th grade. My students are 10 years old. I have facilitated my students having pen pals from all over the world for about 7 years. Because of the Coronavirus, my class this year would need to exchange letters via school email.
Bonjour ! Je m'appelle Zoe et je suis prof de français aux États-Unis. Je cherche un/e prof d'anglais dans un pays francophone qui veut échanger des mails avec mes élèves. J'aurais environs 300 élèves, entre 11 et 13 ans, débutants. Je pense que ça serait excellent faire une échange culturel et pratiquer lire et écrire en anglais et français.
J’attends votre réponse !
I am looking for a penpal for my son, he is 9. We live in the United States. He only speaks English. I speak English and Spanish. I would love for him to have a pen pal to be able to write letters and learn about other cultures
My name is Eva Petroff. I teach 5th grade in Washington State, USA. My class could love to exchange snail mail, holiday packages, and have a shared Padlet (online conversation) with another class from around the world! Please email me if you are interested. I typically have 21-24 kids.
I am a first grade teacher in District Heights, MD. Although we are involved in distance and virtual learning, we are continuing our lessons and discussions about different cultures. We are looking for schools/teacher/pen pals from around the country and around the world to send letters, pictures, and post cards to us as we learn about different cultures. We will write back! Thank you!
Hi, I am a homeschool parent with 3 children looking for pen pals:
A13 year old boy who loves video games, science, space, anime and playing in the mountains. He wants to be an astrophysicist.
A 11 year old girl who loves animals, mermaids, the beach, and all see creatures. She wants to be a marine biologist.
A 10 year old girl who loves, ballet, unicorns, everything pink and it a girly girl and loves everything French. She wants to be a midwife.
If interested please let me know.
Our elementary school in Pflugerville, Texas is having a Multicultural Night on March 26, 2020. We are looking for elementary students of all ages to exchange letters with. Please let me know if you are interested in exchanging letters.
Hi! I am looking for snail mail pen pals for my 2nd grade class. They are 7-8 years old and I have 11 students. We are learning all about letter writing and being more involved in different cultures. Please let me know if you are interested.
I teach reading to 2nd/3rd grade students in the USA. I am looking for penpals so my students can learn more about other cultures from around the world. If it can be arranged, possibly live video stream to talk with each other.
Hi! I am an After School Program assistant teacher and my 3rd-6th grade students (ages 9-13) are interested in exchanging letters and learning about different cultures from around the world. We are from a very small town in Idaho (300 people total) and love expanding our knowledge of the world. There are about 15 children in this after school class, please email me at email@example.com if this is something your class would be interested in. Thank you in advance!
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My 6th grade (11-12 years old) World History class is interested in writing to international penpals. We are seeking penpals to write to in English. We would love to learn about the culture and lives of others. Feel free to email me directly if you are interested. My email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello! I have a wonderful group of 22 first graders (ages 6-7) who are working on their reading and writing skills. What better way to practice these skills then connecting with another class from around the world and learning about their culture in the process. Let me know if you are interested!
Hello. My students are looking for international students for correspondence. We want to learn about other cultures. We want to correspond through snail mail. My studdents are ages 12-14.Please contact me if you are interested.
I have about 30 kids ages 6-10 in the US. We would love to find English speaking penpals from somewhere outside of the US to exchange letters with!
I have a group of 20 American students looking for pen pals in England. We are specifically interested in learning about cultural differences. Thank you!
I'm a teacher at a high-school in New Hampshire (in the USA). I have a 18-year old student who would love a pen-pal from France. She loves French and would love to practice with someone. She also loves music and the Eurovision Song Contest, and would love to correspond with someone about those things.
We are located in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin in the USA. Our school is looking for a partner school to send letters/notes and cards to in response to the wildfires. Our students and staff are looking for a way to express our love, concern and hope as we learn about the devastating effects of the wildfires.
Busco una clase en un pais hispano para un intercambio de cartas de estudiantes. Esta clase debe ser del nivel 9-10 y quiere el intercambio de cartas tambien. Tengo 50 estudiantes en dos clases de Español 1. Gracias!
My students are beginning their friendly/persuasive writing unit, and I'd love to have them practice writing to people they can get to know! I teach english to all of middle school here in the United States (ages 11-13), so I'd prefer having my students write to peers around the same age range.
Hello, I'm a Spanish teacher in the United States looking for a class of Spanish-speakers to send Pen Pal letters to. I have about 100 students, ages 12 and 13, learning beginner Spanish (introductions, colors, numbers, hobbies, weather, family, etc.) Are there any teachers in a Spanish-speaking country interested in doing an exchange? Thanks!
Hola, soy un profe en los EEUU, y busco un intercambio de Pen Pal para mis estudiantes. Tengo 100 estudiantes de edades 12 y 13. La clase es de Nivel 1 (saludos, colores, pasatiempos, familia, etc.). Hay un profesor en un pais hispanohablante con interes? Gracias!
I work in a high school class of special needs students aged 15-20. I would love to get together with another class to exchanged snail mail/emails in an effort to promote social skills and writing skills.
Please respond if interested.
class with children between 6-10 years old in an after school program in America seeking students in a class around the same age to be pen pals with
I teach Spanish to K-5 students! I am looking for my students to get practice writing Spanish.
I have 22 fourth grade students looking to embark on an E-Pals adventure. We would welcome students from anywhere in the world. We want to learn about new cultures and people. Our fourth graders are 9-10 years old.
Through Microsoft Office programs, we are learning emailing, typing, grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
I am a gifted education teacher in the USA. My students are interested in learning about other cultures! I have about 19 students between the ages of 5-8. Please let me know if you are interested!
If you're a middle or high school teacher in the U.S. looking to connect your classroom with a class from a different state, check out American Pals at www.americanpals.org. It's an intra-national pen pal organization helping American students connect with peers outside their geographic/cultural "bubbles" through year-long, offline letter exchanges. It's a great way to help bridge some of the divides in the country while allowing kids to rediscover a form of communication/relationship-building different from what they've learned in the digital age!
Hello! I teach 8th grade Science and Principles of Engineering. I would love my students to be able to write students from other countries so that they can have a greater appreciation for diversity. Please get back with me! Jana
We are looking for high school (Ages 15-18) pen pals for our 2019-2020 school year, specifically in Asia. We have many European pen pals already so we would like some more diversity. This is also a great opportunity for international students to learn English.
If you are interested, please contact me at email@example.com
I am a middle school teacher in a very small rural school in Washington state. My students are predominately Caucasian, and because of the remoteness of our school they are not often exposed to other cultures/lifestyles/ideas. I am looking for another middle school teacher who would like to start a pen pal activity for the remainder of the school year. I have 10 students in my class this quarter. I will have 12 next quarter - and a similar amount the following quarters. If you are interested, please let me know. I am trying to educate my kids on letter writing skills and introduce them to other students from different ideologies within the United States.
HELLO, my name is Mike Frost. I am a middle school art teacher. I want to start a conversation using art to send from my school to another school outside the United States. I think by creating a correspondence through mail using art, the students can get a feel of each others culture. I am very excited about this idea and would love to see how far we can push this idea while learning about each other. I HOPE TO HEAR FROM YOU SOON.
My name is Kim and I am a third grade teacher from New Jersey, USA. My co-teacher and I are searching for a group of elementary-aged students from a different country to send snail mail and packages back-and-forth to this school year. We currently have 22 eight- and nine-year olds in our classroom, but the numbers tend to change as the year goes on.
This is my fifth or sixth time using Students of the World to find pen friends and I have loved every experience thus far! Please reach out to me via e-mail if you are interested in setting up a correspondence. Thank you!
I teach 6th Grade English in Pennsylvania in the United States. I am looking to partner with another school to provide penpals for my students. I have 94 students and my teaching partner has 85. We would like to do this project together with another school; domestic or international. We would like to begin with digital email and eventually send some handwritten snail mail letters. Please let me know if you are interested.
Bonjour, je cherche des correspondants francophone pour mes eleves de CM2 (10-11 ans) a Seattle, E.U. (une grande ville au bord de l'Oceane Pacifique et situee parmi les montagnes). J'ai 34 eleves qui apprenent le francais et aimeraient echanger avec les enfants d'une autre culture pour en apprendre un peu plus. Dans les projets que j'ai realise dans le passe, j'ai envoye les documents PDFS de toutes les lettres par email a un enseignant qui pourra les distribuer a sa classe. Nous voudrions ecrire les lettres en francais et nous sommes ouverts a recevoir les lettres ou en francais, ou en anglais. En general nous echangeons les lettres 3-4 fois dans l'annee scolaire avec beaucoup de reussite. Faites-moi signe si cela vous interesse!
My name is Liz and I teach 4th and 5th grade in Denver Colorado. I am looking for an English speaking/writing classroom who would like to be pen pals with my 9 and 10 year old students for the school year (August 2019 through May 2020).
I'd love to hear from you and begin correspondence. I'm interested in having students communicate both electronically, as well as through written letters in the post mail.
Thank you! Liz
Je suis prof de français aux Etats-Unis. Je cherche des correspondants québécois pour 35 élèves. Quant au déroulement exact, je suis ouvert à tous les cas de figure. N'hésitez pas à m'envoyer un message. Merci.
I am starting an international pen pals club at our middle school so that our students can learn about different cultures and expand their perspectives. My students are from a rural background and are between the ages of 10 and 13. They have a range of interests and would love to learn more about life in other countries! Thank you!
I am looking for another 4th grade class to communicate with so that my students can practice their writing skills and learn about students in different locations around the world.
I am looking for another 4th grade class to communicate with so that my students can practice their writing skills and learn about students in different locations around the world.
Hi! I teach Spanish to k-5th grade and I'm looking for pen pals for the 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders (ages 8 - 10). It's only 10 students. They are beginners. The pen pals can be other Spanish students in the USA or students in Spanish speaking countries.
Hello. I have 24 4th grade students looking for pen pals. I would like to try surprise pen pals. Each letter (snail mail) would give clues as to where they are located. For example, food they eat, geography, language, and more until the students can guess where their pen pals are from. Maybe even a revealing Skype/Facetime?
I am looking for penpals for 20 students in the USA ages 15-17. I'd like them to learn about life in a different culture, the ways we are the same and different. I would love to find students of a similar age in any country in Africa or India.
I am a teacher in the USA- Georgia. I teach 4 students. I would be interested in connecting my students to other students in a different part of the world to discuss likes, dislikes, musical preferences, etc. I think it would open them up to different ideas and perspectives. Please let me know if interested!
Hola. Soy maestra de español en los estados unidos. Mis alumnos son de edades 12-14. Quisiera trabajar con clases de hispanohablantes que quieran aprender inglés. Son principiantes. Gracias por su colaboración.
Je suis prof de français dans un collège à Washington DC. j'aimerais créer un échange de lettres ou mails. Mes élèves ont entre 12 et 14 ans.
Mon mail est firstname.lastname@example.org
Je m'appelle Nikolas, je suis professeur de français à un lycée au Texas aux Etats-Unis. Je cherche un professeur dans un pays francophone qui enseigne des élèves en anglais pour organiser une correspondance entre nos classes. S'il vous plaît, écrivez-moi un email à l'adresse suivant si cela vous intéresseriez: email@example.com
Good afternoon. I teach language arts and social studies to 13/14 year olds, and I would like to arrange pen pals from around the world for my students. I am open to any country or state. Please contact me if interested!
I will have 28 fifth grade students this year and would love to partner them with pen pals. In the past I have partnered with Russia, Italy, Australia, and Texas USA. Students are aged 10-11 years old. I would like to exchange letters, packages (flags of country, toys, books, candies, etc.) over the year.
24 students in sunny Hollywood, California seek pen pals in another country. We are in 3rd grade and would like students to correspond with via snail mail (pencil & paper) throughout the year. We can share information on culture, hobbies, interests, and more!
I am Mariam, from Minnesota- USA. I am a teacher of ELLs at North Metro Flex Academy, a public elementary charter school in North Saint Paul. Last year I was seeking an elementary school to correspond with my 3rd and 4th grade students, but this year I am moving up to 5th grade; that is, am looking for 3rd and 5th graders from France or a francophone country to correspond with my 3rd - 5th grade students once we get back to school in September.
If there's anyone interested in this add, please reach out to me using one of my contact platforms either by direct email or reply to this message, right here.
My students and I look forward to a great communication and sharing of interests with other schools/students in the months to come.
Hi there! My name is Shea. I am a teacher at a private school in Maryland looking for pen pals for our students for the 2019-2020 school year! They are between the ages of 12 and 17. We would love to talk to anyone from any region other than the USA and Canada! Thanks!
Hi, I am Kristi. I teach 4th grade in the United States. I am looking for penpals for my students for the 2019-2020 school year. We are looking for English speaking penpals between 8-11 years old to write letters to monthly. We start school in August. Thanks!
I'm a 2nd grade teacher who will be teaching monolingual next year and I am looking for another 2nd(or 1st/3rd) grade teacher so my students can interact letters during the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. I will be having around 18-20 students.
Hello from Mississippi, USA! I am looking for an English-speaking primary school class to correspond with during the 2019-2020 school year. I will have between 40 and 50 students. School begins in August and our first writing assignment is a friendly letter. I would like to have a partner school by the time school begins. Mississippi has a rich culture and history that is very unique. We are hoping to have an interesting cultural exchange and make new friends. :) If you are interested, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hello! I am looking to find a class of 4th graders to become pen pals for the upcoming school year 2019-2020. I will have roughly 30 students.
I would prefer snail mail, but scanning for international travel is an option as well. Anywhere in the world is ok, as long as communication will be in English.
Hello! I am a Spanish teacher from New York State in the USA.
I would like students from Spain or any hispanohablante country to correspond via snail mail and possibly flipgrid video chats.
My students will be in eighth grade in September 2019- ages 13-14.
I would love to have letter correspondence between students by asking them to write about certain topics such as their family, house and home, shopping in their community, etc... One side will be in native language and the other side will be in the target language being learned. I'm looking to have around 4-5 exchanges, maybe more if there is time in the school year.
I am uncertain of the exact number of students I will have next year - roughly 50-60.
Please contact me so we can arrange a great cultural experience!
Thank you! Muchas gracias.
I will be home schooling my son and would love to have a pen pal for him to write to and discuss life in Louisiana vs life in Australia. They can send letters, cards, photos, and even a local based care package to learn about other countries.
My son is 9 and would like a similar aged student - either gender is acceptable.
Hello -I have a school near Boston seeking a school in Barcelona for a reciprocal exchange for the 2019-20 school year.
They will travel over February break, February 12-21, 2020. They can host for a maximum of 2 weeks including an itinerary with days at school and days on trips.
Please write for info: email@example.com
I work in a child care center in Pennsylvania and my primary students would like to have pen pals for summer and for during school breaks from other cultures or areas. If you would be interested please let me know, the ages range from 5 to 12.
I am currently searching for international penpals for 28 to 110 US Middle School Geography Students, ages 11-13 (grade 6 USA). Our emphasis has been on culture throughout our units of instruction. School email/ snail mail will be acceptable primary means of communication and positive contact will be made with cooperating educators.
I am a teacher of ELLs at North Metro Flex Academy of North Saint Paul. I also teach French. I am looking for traditional Snail Mail penpals for my 3rd and 4th graders. These kids range from ages 9 to 11. If there's a school out there who is looking for the same thing, please let me know.
Thanks in advance!.
Im a Pre-k teacher looking to learn about cultures/traditions from around the world. My students are 3-4 year old so I would be helping them out writing the letters. If you are interested message me.
I am president of Oceans Apart, a club consisting of U.S. students available to consistently email international students. I am hoping you have elementary, middle or HS students who would like to connect with International pen pals. Our goal is to help students learning English by email. Are you interested in collaborating with students in the U.S.? Please contact me for further information.
I am looking to match up my English speaking 6th grade students (11-12 years old) with Spanish speaking students of the same age. I have approximately 40 students; we could correspond online or by regular mail.
My name is Daniel. I teach a French 1 to English/Spanish-speaking students in Chicago USA. We are looking for pen pals. My goal is to find writing partners for at least two of my four classes. It would be fun for students to correspond in French and English.
I'm hoping there is a matching group of similarly-aged Francophone students learning English that we could connect with.
For many of our students here, Spanish is their home language, but most of them also speak English very well.
I was thinking we could Skype at some point as well and possibly collaborate on a project. Our school runs until late June.
If successful, maybe we could continue next school year when they take French 2.
Hi! My name is Diane and I´m the class teacher for a group of 18 4th/5th grade students. (9-11 years old) They are very excited about writing letters to students in another country to learn more about different cultures.
Hello, I have 10 6th grade students who are studying Early Japanese History. It would be interesting to have the perspective of the Japanese student.
I am an English teacher, I teach 7th grade (age 12/13). I have around 40 students in total. I would like to have my students learn about other countries and practice their writing skills in a fun way. Please email me if you would like to pair up with me.
I am looking for teachers who find it difficult to set up projects with collaborating foreign classrooms/schools. Looking for teachers who put tons of energy into projects who sometimes never see the light of day. Looking for teachers who want their students to use what you teach them whether it be grammar, vocabulary or listening, etc.. Looking for teachers who are either NOT computer savvy at all or who have some understanding of technology. And finally, looking for teachers teaching in middle or high school. Please email me or leave me your email to send you the tool I am using to make it a breeze for you to get your students to new heights!
I teach a class of 15 English speaking students from the US. They are ages 8 and 9. We are looking to partner with another class to learn about different cultures. I would prefer to have students write the letters, then scan them over email. Please let me know if you are interested. Thanks!
I have 57 honors level 15 and 16 year-old American students this semester who would like to correspond in English to learn about cultures in many countries. We are interested in sending and receiving two messages each - either through email, flipgrid videos, or both. I have experience with exchanges in the past and can set up conversation starters or follow whatever goals you are interested in pursuing. We can work with partners if you do not have enough students for each. Please let me know if you would like to correspond. firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi! I'll have 15-30 3rd-5th-grade students in our 8-week after-school sessions this April and May, 2019, and additional students in the fall. Pen pals would be a fun way for us to encourage cultural awareness and understanding. If you're a teacher outside the US and would like to connect, please reply. --Shari
Hi! I am a 5th grade Reading Teacher and am looking for a Japanese classroom to become penpals with.
My students will be discussing Heart of Darkness soon, and I would like to bring global awareness to them through a penpal/ class collaboration. If you come from a country who has previously been a British colony and would like to discuss post-colonial identity, we would love to speak with you.
African countries previously under British rule
I have a class of 13 Geography English students who I am looking to set up with pen pals from anywhere around the world. I would like for them to be able to learn the differences about life in other parts of the world and make connections with people and their cultures on another level than just in the classroom. My students range from 11-13, male and female. Please do not hesitate to send a message.
Hello. I have 24 students around the ages 8-10 looking for pen pals from around the world. We are a small city school located in Western NY. We could pair with one class, from one location, or a variety of students from many schools. Please send emails if you are interested.