Happy Valentine's Day everyone!
In this Valentine's Day activities/packet, students will learn about the true history of Valentine's Day. They will discover how this holiday began, where its roots lie and why the day was recognized hundreds of years ago. They will read and think about today's current Valentine's Day traditions by reading a non-fiction article and informational text that explains this history and today's trends. Students will be exposed to new vocabulary and will answer comprehension questions about the non-fiction article they have read.
They will also have the chance to put some math skills to use in order to solve two riddles.
We hope that your students find this article interesting and that they have fun with their in-class Valentine's Day celebrations!
In This Download:
- History of Valentine's Day Non-fiction Article
- Questions for Non-fiction Article
- Coded Math Problems Math Page
- Valentine's Day Related Word Search
- Answer Key
- Included in this download is the Publisher File AND the PDF file for your convenience.
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