Of course they have to get creative to keep the kids interested in practicing their writing skills at school. The pen pal worksheet serves that purpose, but they could have picked someone a little further away than the other side of the table.
Dear Ronan, Do you want to have a sleepover? Yes or no.
Dear Joseph, I may be able to have a playdate but I will not be able to have a sleepover.
Actually, both Joseph and Ronan's parents think a sleepover is a great idea. They should have written to us!