Valentine's Day Unit
Valentine's Day Unit
Total Pages: 51 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: N/A
File Size: 2 MB
File Type: PDF
Middle School Valentine's Day Unit | PDF & Digital Formats: This engaging Valentine's Day Unit for middle school grades contains 5 different activities that will help reinforce your students' reading, writing, and creativity skills. Students will learn about the historical background of Valentine's Day traditions and prepare for a Valentine's Day discussion about current customs.
- This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom™.
- The unit also comes with Google Slides™ versions of the included graphic organizers for 1:1 technology schools.
- Lesson 1: History of Valentine's Day Video & Reading
- Lesson 2: Valentine's Day Opinion Writing
- Lesson 3: Valentine's Day Opinion Fishbowl Discussion & Paragraph Assignment
- Lesson 4: Valentine's Day Creative Choice Board Assignment
- Lesson 5: Valentine's Day Creative Writing Assignment
- Digital and Print Lesson Formats
- Detailed Unit Plan
- Detailed Lesson Plans
- Assessment Rubrics (Levels & Points-Based)
- Regular reliable internet access is required for this unit.
- The internet must be able to access online video sources.
- This resource is a non-editable PDF.
- “Great resource; my Grade 7/8 students enjoyed this unit!”
- “These were fun activities to do with the students. I liked the options for colour or black and white as well as Canadian/American versions.”
- “Fishbowl discussion was great!”
- “Great product. Loved the 2 choice boards, as I have a split. My students loved the fishbowl discussion.”
- “Very user-friendly. My students liked the variety of creative writing prompts. I enjoyed the pre-made rubrics that were easy to use and adapt.”
- “I just started this unit today and both of my 7th grade ELA classes had a great discussion with lots of participation.”
Additional Engaging Valentine’s Day Resources
- Valentine's Day Creative Writing Assignment
- Valentine's Day Non-Fiction Article
- Valentine’s Day Digital Escape Room
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