I married into a family-owned florist shop, which means that Valentine’s Day is the equivalent to Black Friday in suburban America and is to be AVOIDED AT ALL COSTS. Not that I was ever a fan- too saccharine for my taste.
So, if you feel the burning need to do something special with your class come Valentine’s day, you could use the free app Tom’s Love Letters.
I tried it out with a haiku:
Here are your options:
I first came across this app via a teacher’s blog who was using it to study inference. But you could also use it as a trigger for one of those short short stories- you know the Hemingway six word thing (For sale: baby shoes, never worn.)
Do you have any other ideas?