The Valentine's Day Literacy Set is a 63 page set filled with reading and writing activities which are perfect for 4th and 5th graders. There are 32 author's purpose task cards, writing activities, and eight double sided worksheets which target important reading strategies including cause and effect, main idea, inferences using informational text, inferences using literature,text evidence, theme, reading informational text with charts and graphs, compare and contrast, and a figurative language worksheet too. This unit is loaded with engaging materials full of fun and learning for the month of February!
Specifically it includes:
Cause and Effect: Hershey's Kisses History (double sided worksheet and key)
Main Idea: Owen (hippo) and Mzee (turtle) Friendship (double sided worksheet and key)
Inferences Using Informational Text: Holiday Card Buying (double sided worksheet and key)
Inferences Using Literature: Roman Myth: Cupid and Psyche (double sided worksheet and key)
Text Evidence: Conversation Hearts Candy (double sided worksheet and key)
Theme: Folktale from India: The Lion's Wedding (double sided worksheet and key)
Reading Informational Text with Charts and Graphs: The Human Heart (double sided worksheet and key)
Compare and Contrast: Two Valentine Poems (double sided worksheet and key)
Figurative Language: Piggy Idioms (double sided worksheet and key)
Activities I Love: Paragraph Writing Page
Places I Love: Paragraph Writing Page
Valentine Color Poem Directions and Examples Page
Valentine Color Poem Writing Page
Valentine Number Poem Directions and Examples Page
Valentine Number Poem Writing Page
Valentine Most Important Thing Poem Directions and Examples Page
Valentine Most Important Thing Poem Writing Page
Piggy Heart Craftivity Template, Directions, and Example
Three pages of Teacher Notes
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Why you'll love this resource:
- The materials are easy to prep and to use.
- Students love to learn using holiday and thematic materials!
- This literacy set hits standards, while being engaging.
- It includes many reading and writing skills with different types of resources to keep learning fun!
- There are so many ways to use this resource, as guided reading, reader's workshop, writer's workshop, independent work, homework, literacy centers, substitute plans, and more!!!
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