On Valentines day in the USA, we make cards and take time to tell our friends and family how much we love them. It is not always a day to show romantic love, but all types of love and friendship! At school it is typical to make cards for your classmates and distribute them to everyone´s Valentine mail-box. We often get small gifts of chocolate or sweets, flowers or hearts and write poems for those we love.
The history of St. Valentine´s day started with the the bishop Saint Valentin in Rome. Watch the history:
Some examples of poems and things we write and give to our friends and our Valentines! It can be secret or say your name!