Valentine History & Literacy Writing Prompt Task Cards (Grades 4-8)
This is a no-prep Valentines Day activity bundle of reading comprehension, history, writing, and poetry activities for grades 4-6.

Have you ever wondered about how Valentines Day came about? or why we say “Be My Valentine?“It’s an interesting story which you and your students will enjoy reading. It can be found in the section, A Brief History of Valentines Day. Along with this, there are comprehension questions for your class and an answer sheet for you to use. Also included are complete lesson plans.

There are story starter task cards, a pre-writing,( graphic organizer), Haiku and Acrostic Poetry Activities, rough draft sheets, grading rubric, as well as colorful and black and white pages for your final draft.

Everything you need to get those creative juices flowing.
Valentine DayActivities
Lesson plan
A brief history about St. Valentine’s Day.k
Comprehension question task cads
Lined sheets to answer questions on.
Answer sheets for the teacher.
Eight Task cards with writing starters.
Two Valentine poems (Haiku and/or Acrostic poem) Task cards
Pre-writing, rough draft, proofreading activities.
Colorful lined paper for final drafts.
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Created: Dec 7, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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