| Valentine's Day | Special Education | Life Skills | Budget | Shopping | Money | Math |
Valentine's Day is right around the corner and love is surely in the air! Give your students an opportunity to practice their real world budgeting skills with this fun, Valentine's Day themed download. Since many students do not have the ability to practice shopping skills on a day to day basis within the classroom, this download helps to fill a major void. This purchase includes real world images with a variety of brands and prices to help replicate shopping at an actual retail store.
Interested in the Google Drive version of this download? Click Here To See It!
Specifically designed for special education / life skills students, this packet helps to walk students step by step through the process of purchasing items people purchase around Valentine's Day. Though, it is important to note, that any teacher looking to include more real world math skills into their classroom would benefit from the scaffolded support provided.
How You Can Use This In Your Classroom
I have recommended a budget of $210.00 for students to go shopping with, but feel free to adapt this number to differentiate for unique needs in your classroom.
Laminate the worksheets so students can use a vis a vis / expo marker and select what item they would like to buy. Then, depending on needs, use either the dollar up strategy or have students use a calculator to total up the exact amount they have spent. A scaffolded worksheet is provided to support this process!
This is a great activity that can be used many times to practice budgeting, sight words, money skills, and shopping skills in the classroom!
- 20 Valentine's items to go shopping for
- 1 scaffolded worksheet to calculate final total
- 1 writing reflection activity
Interested in Other Valentine's Themed Items?
Valentine's Day Warm Ups: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Dollar Up: Click Here!
Oreo Truffles Visual Recipe: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Literacy Activity: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Literacy Activity (Google Drive): Click Here!
Valentine's Day Google Drawing: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Craftivity: Click Here!
Candy Hearts: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Color By Number: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Budget: Click Here!
Valentine's Day Budget - Google Drive: Click Here!
Pick Your OWN Valentine's Day Bundle: Click Here!
Looking For Similar Budgeting Practice?
Thanksgiving Version: Click Here!
Christmas Version: Click Here!
Winter Version: Click Here!
Valentine's Version: Click Here!
St. Patrick's Day Version: Click Here!
Spring Version: Click Here!
Summer Version: Click Here!
Back to School Version: Click Here!
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