A variety of activities and centers for Valentine's Day!
Valentine’s Day Literature List
Valentine’s Writing Station Words: Print and laminate a few colored copies of the
Valentine's Writing Station words for students to use or copy one sheet for each student to put in their writing folder or journal.
“Love Is” : Copy cover on cardstock and then copy the student sheet for each
student and have them write and draw what they think love is or who do they
think loves them. Collect each student paper and make classroom book binding
or stapling book together.
“Our Love Monsters” :Copy cover on cardstock and then copy the student sheet for
each student and have them write and draw who they think is their love monster;
who loves them . Collect each student paper and make classroom book binding or
stapling book together.
“How Many Hearts” : Copy and assemble each of the “How Many Hearts booklets
for each students . I have set it up so you can copy the pages back to back them
make booklet for each student. Students color the hearts the correct color,
practice writing the number and then practice reading the booklet.
Love Splat : Copy and assemble Splat using the directions and template page in
unit. Hang Splat hallway or in the classroom for decorations.
Love Monster: Copy and assemble Love Monsters using the directions and
template page in unit. Hang your Love Monsters in the hallway or in the
classroom for decorations.
Love Acrostic Poem: Make a copy for each students and have them write things
they know about love using the first letters in the word love. Note: For my
students who were younger we did this activity with our 4th grade buddies.
Heart Rhyming Word Match Game: Print & Laminate all Cards. Memory Game:
Children place the cards face down in rows. They take turns turning two cards
over to see if they have matched two rhyming words and the cards fit together. If
it does they keep both cards, if not they turn the cards back over and the next
child has a turn. The person who has the most matches wins the game. Match
Game: Children can play in partners or by self matching the two rhyming words
on the cards.
Heart CVC Word Game: Students insert vowels hearts onto line on the word
cards and make words. Students can write words on white boards or paper.
They may also use the Make A Word worksheets included in resource.
Hearts Roll It! Read It! : Print & Laminate all Cards., There are 5 short vowel
word cards and 5 sight word cards. Roll one die & count your dots. Read the
word list that corresponds with the number that you roll.
Heart & Monster Love Roll & Bump Game: : Roll two or three number cubes and
add those numbers. Cover that space with your marker. You can bump your
partner’s color and take their space! If you cover a space with two markers
stacked on top of each other, you lock that space and can’t be bumped. The
player to use all ten of their markers first is the winner!
Monster Love Ten Frame Roll and Cover: Print & Laminate all Cards Choose a
Love Monster and who will roll first. Roll one die and count your dots. Place that
many counters on your ten frame . Continue taking turns rolling and placing your
counters. The first person who cover both their ten frames wins.
Heart & Monster Love Roll and Cover: Students roll either one or two dice
depending of the game card, and cover the number that corresponds to the
number of dots rolled on the die. Can be played individual or with a partner.
Kids have some Valentine fun while learning!