"Will You Be My Valentine?" Look around your classroom...how many of your students need a special holiday acknowledgement?
How can teachers help students on Valentine's Day? Become the mysterious Valentine's Day donor! It's an easy task, especially if you teach lower elementary students. Purchase special cards or treats then slip them into students' bags or desks. No need to fill out the "From" section since that is part of the mystery.
As students get older and wiser, teachers must become craftier at hiding thier identities. Many junior high and high schools partner with local florists for special deals and deliveries. Contact the florist and explain your holiday project: "Hi, I'm ___(Name)____, a __(Grade Level/Subject Matter)____ teacher at ___(School)____. I have a group of students who may not receive holiday cards or gifts. I'd like to anonymously purchase _____ single roses with only the recipients' names listed on the cards. Please, do not disclose my name regardless of bribes offered. By the way, do you have any special promotions for educators?" The key to the holiday project's success is secrecy, so don't reveal to anyone that you are the donor.
Your gesture of kindness will always be remembered by students, and the hunt to uncover the mysterious donor's name is fulfilling to watch.
What are your tips for Valentine's Day?
Related Teacher Pay Teacher Products:
Valentine's Day Reward Coupons FREE
Valentine's Day Worksheets FREE
Happy Valentine Day Note From Teacher $1.00
ESL Daily Lesson Chart $1.00
Valentine's Day Coloring Sheets $1.00
Valentines Similies $1.00
Valentine's Day Bookmarks (8) $1.00
Valentine's Day Hearts Art Grid $1.50
Valentine's Day Mad Libs $1.50
Rapunzel Fairy Tale Lesson $2.00
Wacky Wayne's Valentine's Day I-Spy $2.00
Valentine Fun Booklet $2.00
Weather Wordles Vocabulary Concepts $2.50
Bee Mine V-Day Graphing Ordered Pairs $2.75
Tic-Tac-Toe Holiday Journal Prompts $2.75
Valentine's Day Activities: Critical Thinking $3.00
Spring Themed Stationary $4.50
Valentine's Day Coordinate Graphing $4.75
Plant Unit $5.00
Printable Valentine's Gifts $5.00
Sight Word Mini-Books $8.00