Senior Interview Day - May 13th
12th Grade Advisory
November 16th - all college applications due to Mr. Lewis
Cover Letter Checklist
My cover letter is in a business letter format.
My introductory paragraph indicates the specific position or field I am seeking. My introductory paragraph motivates the reader to continue.
I demonstrate interest in the organization/field.
I address specific skills, experiences, or education that the organization/field is seeking. I have thanked the reader.
My contact information is included (phone # and email address).
I have indicated my next step
If I read only the first sentence of each paragraph, I get the message of the cover letter.
My cover letter "flows" smoothly. Similar skills are grouped in the same paragraph.
My purpose for sending the letter to the reader is clear.
My cover letter comes off as personal, warm, and professional.
I have used active voice and action verbs.
My sentences are easy-to-read, with varied structure and length
There are NO spelling or grammatical errors in my cover letter.
I have signed my cover letter.