In this lovely activity pack, you will learn all about the history of Valentine’s Day! From the ancient Roman festival to the tradition of sending cards, your students will be engaged and interested in this fascinating history. This product includes a one-page informational text at two levels. There are also two levels of comprehension questions. A fun poetry activity, word search, poster, and coloring pages complete this charming holiday history lesson. Just in time for February, enjoy this hearty fun with your students!
The contents of the full PDF are:
1-2 Cover and intro
3 Informational text
4 Comprehension questions
5 Modified version of informational text
6 Modified version of comprehension questions
7 Fill-in-the-blank Valentine’s poem activity
8 Valentine’s wordsearch
9 Valentine’s history poster and drawing
10-12 Coloring pages found online
13-17 Teacher keys
The two levels of text and comprehension questions are ideal for differentiating in your classroom but also mean this product can be adjusted to different grade levels. Check the preview to see if you think the product would work well in your classroom.
This is a great product to use on Valentine's Day or in the days leading up to it. In addition to learning all about the history, there are also fun activities for your students -- like a drawing activity, wordsearch, and even a fun page to write a valentine poem.
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