Valentine’s Day Reading Comprehension Activity

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Get ready for February, celebrate Valentine’s Day, and improve reading comprehension with our interactive scavenger hunt puzzle. The completed puzzle posters will brighten your classroom walls or bulletin boards. Learn about St. Valentine and the history of Valentine’s Day, Valentine’s Day symbols and gifts, and how the holiday is celebrated around the world.
This activity is great for individuals, pairs or as a small group activity. Engage your students’ artistic flair with the wide range of activities provided in this resource.
Activity Purpose
The purpose of this resource is to provide an interactive and engaging way to learn about Valentine’s Day and the traditions and history surrounding this event. This activity involves reading comprehension strategies such as cloze reading (using context clues), visualising, organising information, and finding specific details.
As students read the fact cards, they have to hunt for information. This information-seeking process will involve reading and re-reading of the clue cards. The activity, therefore, mirrors the close reading skills you will be teaching your students throughout the year.
The students then synthesize their knowledge and understanding using the Valentine’s Day puzzle poster activity.
In this pack you will receive:
⭐️Ten Valentine’s Day Fact Cards
– What is Valentine’s Day
– The History of Valentine’s Day (1)
– The History of Valentine’s Day (2)
– The History of Valentine’s Day (3)
– Cupid
– Valentine’s Day Around the World (1)
– Valentine’s Day Around the World (2)
– Valentine’s Day Gifts
– Valentine’s Day Symbols
– Valentine’s Day Facts
⭐️12 puzzle pieces with a range of artistic and writing activities
⭐️Answers for applicable puzzle pieces.
These puzzles come in two sizes. Choose the size that fits your purpose!

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