Students eagerly count the days until they can bring in their Valentine’s cards and celebrate with their classmates! While teachers love this, there is always a bit of worry about losing instructional time to celebrate. Between snow days and end-of-year testing approaching, teachers know how valuable every minute is. However, they also want to build kindness and collaboration among classmates, and Valentine’s Day is the perfect way to do this! Thankfully, the Valentine’s Day Fun Packet is here to combine academics and a celebration! Students will love the Valentine’s Day lessons, worksheets, and activities throughout the day!
While adults often celebrate Valentine’s Day with fancy dinners, kids don’t need this. Instead, they want to pick out Valentine cards, create fun boxes, and pass out treats to classmates. Honestly, there is so much excitement over one of the simpler holidays of the year.
Since teachers still have so much to teach, incorporating Valentine’s Day lessons, worksheets, and activities creates the perfect way to celebrate! Students will love the themed activities that allow them to celebrate the day.
Luckily, this Valentine’s Day Fun Packet includes many fun, hands-on activities! Best of all, students will practice key standards and skills without even realizing it.
Students will work on so many essential standards throughout their celebration. For instance, they will work on color-by-number pages for addition and subtraction, along with fact practice. Additionally, students will work on ABC order, creating Valentine cards, solving grid puzzles, and examining symmetrical pictures.
On top of all the above Valentine’s Day lessons, worksheets, and activities, there are more art-based activities. For instance, students will complete mystery pictures, make bookmarks, and solve word searches and mazes. Students will even complete coloring pages and make a Valentine’s Day crown!
Fine Motor Skills
It is crucial for elementary students to master fine motor skills. So, the Valentine’s Day Fun Packet includes multiple ways to practice. For example, students will work on pencil grasp, coloring inside the lines, and number and letter formation. Honestly, there are so many skills included in the packet!
Crafts for Valentine’s Day
Students love to make crafts! No matter the project, there is always so much excitement when they get to put something together. Luckily, the Fun Valentine’s Day Activities for the Classroom includes many options! Students can make handprint cards, slime, and kindness trees! Likewise, the Pom Pom Love Bug Craft is always a student favorite!
While Valentine’s Day is one day, it is extremely special to students! They spend hours creating and preparing their Valentine’s Day cards as they build anticipation for the day. Thankfully, the Valentine’s Day Fun Packet creates the perfect way to bring academics into a celebration! Students will love the Valentine’s Day lessons, worksheets, and activities that make a full day of celebrating!
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