This resource contains a fully editable and informative 53 slide PowerPoint presentation on Valentine's Day. This is ideal for an assembly or a lesson for secondary pupils.
Reference is made to:
- the possible origins of Valentine's Day - Valentine of Terni, Valentine of Rome
- the Roman festival Lupercalia
- folklore and myths surrounding Valentine's Day
- interesting facts about Valentine's Day
The presentation begins with Sam Cooke's song Cupid.
A simpler, 47-slide version of this presentation, more appropriate for younger / SEN pupils, is also available:
Valentine's Day Presentation for Primary / SEN Pupils
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Pancake Day Presentation
Random Acts of Kindness Presentation
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Just who was Valentine? And what is love all about anyway? A Valentine's Day assembly for Key Stages 3 and 4, featuring some games, a short film and a PowerPoint presentation. All films can be viewed or downloaded for free at: www.truetube.co.uk
this was used for 2 of my form groups that i have had over the last couple of years. it has been informative and a little bit of 'fun' element linked to valetines day. as an extra although not necessary a form member hands out a love heart to each pupil on leaving the hall!
PowerPoint presentation/quiz and task sheets about Valentine’s Day
• Choose four new vocabulary words from the PowerPoint and find the definitions either using the PowerPoint or a dictionary.
• Demonstrate an understanding of Valentine’s Day by taking part in a quiz.
• Answer a written question about Valentine’s Day.
• Write a mini biography
How did Valentine's Day begin and who was St. Valentine?
It's renowned for being the 'most romantic day of the year'. And many people, even children, use it as an opportunity to show affection for our loved ones with cards, flowers or chocolates.
Why exactly do we celebrate Valentine's Day and why does it fall on February 14?
Interactive resource developed in prezi
Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents.
Includes employability and learning skills framework
A simple Powerpoint explaining why we celebrate Valentines Day and the legends associated with it. It could be used in a variety of ways-
Assemblies, or perhaps as part of History topic work- Romans ,
Use it as a spring-board lesson starter and celebrate with a Valentines theme day with your class.- Perfect for Supply Teachers or a busy classroom teacher.
Most of all I hope you find it useful.
This useful resource presents Valentine's Day, including the origin of the festival, the story of Saint Valentine, photos and information about how the holiday is celebrated.
A prefect resource to be used in the classroom or as an assembly.
For students of all ages.
Please note, this resource is a PDF file.
Valentine's Day - Coded Words activity sheet. A fun Valentine activity for students to do to fill in time or at your Valentine's Day party. Decode the Valentine related words using the decoder at the bottom of the page. Key included. - HappyEdugator
Valentines Day Quiz Lesson 14th February 2019
Over 10 rounds and 55+ Questions. Suitable for KS2 / KS3 and KS4.
This resource contains:
1x Student Answer Sheet double sided out of /55+ Marks (PDF and PPT Version) and all the answers!!
Contains 10 Rounds: Who is this love interest of these characters, Valentines Day true or False, Valentines Day Movies, LGBTQ+ coupes, Observation Round, Gifts That Are Given round, Famous Couples, Design Challenge and more…
This quiz resource is perfect for lesson time, form time, extracurricular clubs, part of a drop-down day or as a fun and educational treat for your class.
This will last a full hour by the time you get students into small teams and run through the Quiz and the interactive way the answers appear. A tie-breaker is included which involves drawing an image top 3 score points. This informative, fun and engaging quiz will be a great way to celebrate Valentines Day with your class this February the 14th.
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Valentines Day Math: This Valentines Day Math activity integrates math with Valentines Day; a great way to have fun while improving math skills.
Students may also color in their drawing and add any writing or accessories they wish on top of the finished picture!
Valentines Day - Number Posters. Glitter heart frames. Includes Number Posters 0 - 10 which represent the number as a word, a numeral, a ten frame, and as tally marks. Also has a blank candy heart ten frame you can use for various activities.
Enjoy! - HappyEdugator
Valentines Day - Number Posters. Glitter heart frames. Includes Number Posters 0 - 10 which represent the number as a word, a numeral, a ten frame, and as tally marks. Also has a blank candy heart ten frame you can use for various activities. Great classroom visuals for math literacy in early childhood.
Valentine's Day Reading Passages - Close Reading contains four stories for your students to read, contemplate, and discuss for the the month of February and the celebration of Valentine's Day, love, and friendship. In this product you will find:
A Discussion Guide to help you lead a discussion about the stories with your students.
A Close Reading Short Stories handout to help your students read and comprehend each text.
Four three-page stories, including vocabulary to look up and learn, questions for contemplation and discussion, and a space for taking notes.
A New Word Log for students to use to keep track of the new words they have learned through these stories.
The Valentine's Day Card
Cupid's Favorite Day
Rex to the Rescue
Close Reading is a central focus of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Students learn to immerse themselves in the text, think about what the author is saying, and pick out important details in the text in a methodical way.
I really appreciate your purchase, and I hope your students enjoy the stories! Have a terrific Valentine's Day and a wonderful winter and spring!
Check my other close reading packets:
Back to School Reading Passages - Close Reading
Halloween Reading Passages - Close Reading
Thanksgiving Reading Passages - Close Reading
Christmas Reading Passages - Close Reading
Martin Luther King, Jr. Reading Passages - Close Reading
Valentine's Day Reading Passages - Close Reading
St. Patrick's Day Reading Passages - Close Reading
Easter Reading Passages - Close Reading
Earth Day Reading Passages - Close Reading
End of the Year Reading Passages - Close Reading
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