Valentine's Day Math & Literacy for 2nd/3rd Grade

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This packet contains 6 math and 7 literacy activities to use with 2nd or 3rd grade students. Here's what you'll get:

Math Stations or Activities

1. Flip and Add ( 2 digits and 3 digits): Students flip over a heart card and record it in four spots on their paper. They then flip over 3 more cards and add each card to the first number. There is an adding 2 digits and an adding 3 digits version. Game pieces come in color and black and white.

Standards: TEKS 2.4B, CCSS 2.NBT.B.6
Standards: TEKS 3.4A, CCSS 3.NBT.A.2

2. Flip and Multiply: This game is played just like "Flip and Add" except students are multiplying 1 digit numbers by 1 digit numbers. Game pieces come in color and black and white.

Standards: TEKS 3.5B, CCSS 3.OA.C.7

3. Happy Valen-times: This game has students read the time on analog clocks. There are two versions of this game: time to the nearest 5 minutes and time to the nearest 1 minute. Game pieces come in color and black and white. Answer key included.

Standards: TEKS 2.9G, CCSS 2.MD.C7, 3.MD.A.1

4. AM & PM Sort: This activity can be done in a math station, small group or as a mini lesson. Students read the hearts and decide if the activity would happen in the AM or PM. Students glue the cards in a math journal or on a sheet of construction paper.

Standards: TEKS 2.9G, CCSS 2.MD.C7

5. Valentine Treats: This math station has students read word problems and find the matching amount of money. Recording sheet and answer key included.

Standards: TEKS 2.5A, 3.4C, CCSS 2.MD.C8

6. Love Bug Measurement: Students create their own "love bug" and use inches or centimeters to measure the parts.

Standards: TEKS 2.9A, CCSS 2.MD.A1

Literacy Stations or Activities

1. Love Bug Creative Writing: Students create a love bug and use it as inspiration for a creative writing piece. Student story maps and publishing sheets included.

2. ABC Order: Students read words on valentine hearts and put them in ABC order. Game pieces come in color and black and white. Answer key included.

Standards: TEKS 2.23F, 3.24G, CCSS L.2.2E, L.3.2G

3. Valentine Guide Words: Students practice reading guide words, finding the words that would be found in between those guide words and alphabetizing them. Game pieces come in color and black and white.

Standards: TEKS 2.23F, 3.24G, CCSS L.2.2E, L.3.2G

4. Vowel Teams Spin and Color: Students play this game with a partner. They spin and read the vowel team. They find a word on their page with that vowel team in it and color it. I created two versions of this game and made a blank version for you to fill in your own words.

Standards: TEKS 2.2Bvi, 3.1Bv, CCSS RF.2.3b, RF.3.3

5. Parts of Speech Sort: Students read words and sort them according to what part of speech they are. This game has them sort nouns, adjectives and verbs. Answer key included.

Standards: TEKS 2.21A.i, 2.21A.ii,2.21A.iii, CCSS L.3.1a

6. Find the Adverb: Students read a sentence and find the adverb. Answer key included.

Standards: TEKS 2.21A.iv, CCSS L.3.1a

7. Valentine Adjective Craftivity: This is a simple craft for students to practice using adjectives. They pick someone to be their valentine and use adjectives to describe them.

Standards: TEKS 2.21A.iii, 3.22A.iii, CCSS L.2.1E, L.3.1A

Please ask any questions you have before purchasing. All game pieces are made by printing them on cardstock, laminating them and cutting them out. Student directions sheets are included for each station, these are great references for your kids. I tried to include as many black and white options as possible. The pages print nicely in gray scale too.

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Valentine's Day Math & Literacy for 2nd/3rd Grade
Valentine's Day Math & Literacy for 2nd/3rd Grade
Valentine's Day Math & Literacy for 2nd/3rd Grade
Valentine's Day Math & Literacy for 2nd/3rd Grade