These Valentine's Day passages are a great way for students to practice fluency as well as comprehension. There are 3 text-dependent questions that are evidence based. Topics include Who was St. Valentine?, History of Valentine's Day cards, Roses, Chocolate, Making chocolate, Cupid, and Valentine's Day in Italy, Spain, and France.
Learn The Fascinating History Of Valentine’s Day And Its Romantic Traditions
The real history of Valentine's Day is not comprised of roses, chocolates and pretty cards. Instead, crime, imprisonment and execution are at the genesis of our modern day love fest, dating back to the man whose martyrdom may have inspired the holida.