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VALENTINE WRITING PROMPTS: 26 Task Cards, 52 Writing Prompts

Literary Sherri
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Grade Levels
7th - 10th, Homeschool
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34 pages
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Description

From Cupid to card-exchanges, each element of Valentine's Day is based on fascinating facts and fun trivia! These 28 task cards summarize fascinating facts, trivia, and origins of Valentine traditions, with 56 writing prompts that commemorate the history behind the holiday and celebrate all things Valentine's.

Use one card a day in February or use all 28 cards on February 14 -- versatility and flexibility are built in! Task cards can also be used for:

  • Warm-Up Work
  • Bell Ringers
  • Quick Writes
  • Class Enders
  • Writer’s Workshop
  • Emergency Plans for Substitute Teachers

DIFFERENTIATION AND RESEARCH-BASED PEDAGOGY:

  • Writing Prompts help students become fluent, organized, confident, and skilled thinkers and writers.
  • Writing prompts allow students to develop critical thinking and communication skills and informally express their ideas.
  • Responses to writing prompts can serve as formative assessments.
  • Quick writing prompts offer a flexible structure that can be used to integrate writing in all disciplines.
  • Student choice on every task card.
  • Easy-to-read fonts, even for students with dyslexia or other reading difficulties.
  • Some cards prompt students to draw or illustrate their responses.
  • Background knowledge, schema, and explanations are provided.
  • Challenging vocabulary is defined.
  • A wide variety of genres, interests, and historical topics are included.
  • Several cultural and ethnic traditions and celebrations are recognized.

THIS 34-PAGE RESOURCE INCLUDES:

  • 28 Task Cards (in full color and black-and-white)
  • 56 Writing Prompts
  • 6 Editable Task Cards
  • Individual cards in slideshow-format to display on an overhead projector or as a slideshow
  • 2 Grading Rubrics (both in a 4-point scale and a 10-point scale)
  • Teaching tips, ideas, and learning objectives

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Total Pages
34 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of tasks, purposes, and audiences.

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