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Valentine’s Day is one of our favorite holidays! It’s a an opportunity for the students to show their love and appreciation to each other, their parents and their teachers. What better way to do it than with these “lovely” arts and crafts?

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Valentine Airplane Hearts

Whip up a few of these for a craft and then have the kids fly them to see who can hit a heart target across the room. Hearts will be flying!

All you need is:

  • Colorful paper
  • Scissors
  • Pencil (optional)
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Sweetheart Photo Frame

This is Vanessa Levin’s favorite Valentine’s Day craft for preK and Kindergarten. These Sweetheart photo frame magnets are a huge hit with parents, they simply adore them!

All you need is:

  • Empty, individual Sweetheart candy boxes
  • Small picture of each child
  • Tape
  • Magnet tape

There’s even a video tutorial for you to follow along!

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Puzzling Cards for Your Valentine

Here’s an interactive card perfect for Valentines.

All you need is:

  • Red cardstock paper
  • Scissors
  • Black marker or crayon
  • White envelope
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Heart Attack

Give your teacher a “heart attack” – let them know how much you appreciate everything he or she does for you! Just cut out some hearts, write the comments, and post them on the teacher’s door.

All you need is:

  • Colored paper
  • Pencil
  • Black marker
  • Scotch tape
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Butterfly Pencil Valentine

These homemade cards are so sweet – they’ll fly right into your heart!

All you need is:

  • Pencils
  • Colored paper
  • Chenille
  • Glitter
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Pen or marker

 

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Melt My Heart

This craft made of melted crayons will surely melt your Valentine’s heart!

All you need is:

  • White cardstock
  • Heart-shaped muffin tin or form
  • Crayon pieces
  • 4×9 cello bags
  • Stapler
  • Scissors or paper-cutter

There’s even a step-by-step tutorial for melting crayons.

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You Blow Me Away Bubbles

It’s an easy way to show your Valentine just how much they mean to you!

All you need is:

Tissue Paper Heart Suncatcher

Catch some sunny warm love with these adorable suncathers. So easy to make, kids will enjoy doing them.

All you need is:

Candy Huggers

Tightly wrap little critters’ arms around those hearts, as tight as you would around your little critters.

All you need is:

  • Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Heart candy
  • Glue

Tied Hearts

Tie your hearts together. Children will enjoy this lovely project.

All you need is:

  • Colored cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Needle or awl
  • Plastic blunt needle
  • Colored yarn

Hanging Together

Hang together for this Valentine’s Day and for many more to come!

All you need is:

  • Wax paper
  • Kraft paper
  • Red, orange, pink and yellow crayons
  • Needle
  • Thread

News of the Day is ‘I Love You’

Send it to everyone you hold dear and then just wait for all the delighted responses.

All you need is:

Hearty Snow Globe

Snow globes are always so exciting, yet so easy to make. These snow globes are certain to cause some hearty smiles.

All you need is:

  • Empty jar
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Glitter
  • Craft glue
  • Floral foam in thin brick size

Candy Cupid Hearts

Cupid will get a serious competition issue when little ones start running around giving away their little hearts.

All you need is:

  • Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Metallic ink pen
  • Pixie sticks
  • Glue

Hearty Garland

Very simple and lovely classroom or home decoration!

All you need is:

  • Paper
  • Watercolors
  • Brushes
  • Scissors
  • Twine
  • Clothespins

Cupid’s Arrows

I would like to get one of these, especially from a little heart.

All you need is:

  • Twigs
  • Felt
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Twine

Valentine’s Love Bugs

Love bugs are the good bugs – let’s spread them around!

All you need is:

  • Colored pom-poms
  • Googly eyes
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Heart-shaped decorations
  • Hot glue gun

Valentine Candle Holder

Imagine getting this adorable candle holder and lighting it in the evening. The house would just smell like Valentine!

All you need is:

  • Glass jar
  • White and colored tissue paper
  • Scissors
  • Liquid starch
  • Craft brushes

Hoo Loves You

Make the whole team: The I-Love-You-Beary-Much Bear, The Hearty Ladybug, The Pinch-Of-Love Crab and, of course, The Hoo-Loves-You Awl.

All you need is:

  • Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Googly Eyes

Wrapped Up In Love

Decorate your windows for everyone to know that you are in business of spreading love!

All you need is:

  • Floral wire
  • Yarn

Crystal Hearts

This is a seriously amazing craft, yet so easy!

All you need is:

  • Borax
  • Jar
  • Boiling water
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Yarn
  • Food coloring

Heartcatcher

As the name suggests, this suncatcher-heartcatcher will catch your heart.

All you need is:

  • Heart-shaped cookie cutter
  • Wax paper
  • Clear glue
  • Beads and gems

Not Just-Another-Yarn-Heart

If you get one of these, it is definitely going to be a keepsake!

All you need is:

  • Colored yarn
  • Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue

A Heart of Quite Different Stripe

This heart is saying: ‘I love you with all your stripes and streaks.’

All you need is:

  • Cardstock
  • Ribbon scraps
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Heart Necklaces

These are so cute, you will want to wear them year round!

All you need is:

  • Flour
  • Salt
  • Water
  • Acrylic paints
  • Acrylic sealer
  • Skinny ribbon
Exclusive Bonus: Download our FREE Valentine’s Day Planning Guide to plan the perfect Valentine’s Day celebration for your classroom or family.

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