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Sunday, February 5, 2017

Valentine's FREEBIES and Fun Sweet Treats

Here's a short, simple treat to make your Valentine's Day sweet! FREE lesson plans and activities for all age groups!

Secondary Valentine's Day Lesson Plan:

"Hear John Cooper Clarke recite "I Wanna Be Yours", the iconic poem which was recently adapted into a remarkable song by Arctic Monkeys" (copied from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYMsn8B-cKs):


Secondary Lesson Plan:
Individually/small/whole group, read the song's lyrics at Song Lyrics

Then, answer:

1. What is the mood and tone of the song?
Need help with mood vs. tone? Use:


2. What is the subject and theme of the song?

3. Analyze each stanza and find the main idea.

4. What figurative language is found within the stanza? 
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4. Divide into groups of two or individually, choose one stanza to illustrate. Use symbols and images to represent meanings. Be sure to include the lyrics of the stanza within the drawing. Be creative and colorful! Find groups who illustrated other stanzas. Finally, display the drawings in order for viewers to read the lyrics. 


Elementary Fun:

Help practice vocabulary and categorization with Valentine's Day Mad Libs:







Pre-K-1 practice with basic skills and coordination:





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Be sure to check next Sunday's blog for more Valentine's Day FREEBIES!



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