Valentine’s Day

O Dia Internacional do Amor é comemorado no dia 14 de fevereiro, o “Valentine’s Day”. Os alunos do 1° e 2° anos confeccionaram cartões durante a aula de inglês, com a professora Ana Maria, depois trocaram entre si.

What does Valentine’s Day celebrate?

Valentine’s Day is a holiday that celebrates love.

When is Valentine’s Day celebrated?

February 14th.

Who celebrates this day?

The day is widely celebrated in the United States, but is not a federal holiday. It is also celebrated in other areas of the world.

Children celebrate the day with cards of friendship and candy.

What do people do to celebrate?

Traditional gifts include cards, flowers, and chocolates.
Decorations for Valentine’s Day are generally in red and pink colors and include hearts, Cupid with his arrow, and red roses. Cupid is a popular symbol of the holiday because in mythology his arrow strikes the heart of people and causes them to fall in love.

In the United States children often exchange Valentine’s Day cards with their classmates. These are usually just fun, silly cards or about friendship rather than romantic love. They often attach a piece of candy to the cards.