I am a firm believer in celebrating word study. As part of our monthly tutor newsletters, Tutor Notes, I have included a “Genius Parking” section. For February, the task was to send me words that could be made from the word Valentine. I enjoyed the responses so much that I am sharing them here!
Using the Letters in the Word: Valentine
I did not even edit as far as removing duplicates. I have to admit that I enjoyed the variety of styles too much to change them – and it looks like the word “nine” was the most frequent addition. Do you have any that weren’t posted?
Vine, line, nine, lent, tin, van, vent, net, let, lane, vein,
Lent, lint, Val ( girl’s name) , salt, tin, tins,sin, Sal, sat, net
lint, vent, lean, and late.
Nite (? Spelling but seen often)