Display these statements about love.
In small groups the students decide if they agree or disagree with each statement:
Students could make a table with two columns, titled agree and disagree, into which they put the statements in order of importance.
- Love is forever
- Love is the same for all
- Love is different in differing cultures
- Love means different things to different people
- Love is everywhere
- Love is arranged
- Love is commercial
- Love is personal
- Love is painful
- Love just is
- Love has no place in the 21st century
- Love crosses all boundaries
- Love has no limits
- Love costs too much
- Love is for pleasure
"Why do the students think that Valentine went against Emperor Claudius II and married couples in secret?"
Recap on the main teaching points and students explain their group's reasons for their final order of statements.
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