Preschool Valentines Day Activities
Use these ideas for your preschool Valentines Day theme including preschool games, crafts, recipes and free printables.
Love is in the air in this month of February as Valentine’s Day is approaching. Crafts are a great way for children to express their love to those in their lives, and to see the joy that their gift brings to others.
Grandma's Sugar Cookies
2 1/2 cups butter
3 cups white sugar
6 to 8 cups flour
2/3 tsp. baking soda, dissolved in a little water(1 to 2 Tbsp)
Cream butter, add sugar and eggs; mix well. Add in flour and soda water, mix to form a soft dough. Knead into a ball. Roll dough out on floured surface and cut with heart shaped cookie cutters. Bake until golden brown on an ungreased cookie sheet, about 12 to 15 minutes at 350 F. Decorate with icing or eat plain.
You can print these cute Valentine cards out on card stock and voila-instant valentines to give away!
Valentine's Day cards page 1
Valentine's Day cards page 2
Story time: Read the story, Four Valentines in a Rainstorm by Felicia Bond.
top of preschool Valentines Day activities
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Great playdough fun!
Creative Playdough Ideas for Kids is a 32 page e-book that is downloadable in PDF format, and provides simple, step by step instructions for a variety of creations with full color photos throughout. Playdough creations include cat, turtle, lion, snail, pig, snowman, snake, two rose methods, daisy, daffodil, ladybug, faces, cup and saucer, a heart of flowers, fruit and butterfly.
Great playdough fun
Wow! LITTLE KIDS CRAFTS FOR ALL SEASONS
Whether you are a Pre-School Teacher, Day Home provider or a busy Mom with little kids trying to find some inside activities on a cold/rainy day, here is a great resource for many more craft ideas for little kids. It is jam packed (200pages) full of great age-appropriate crafts. As a thank you for buying the book Chris Yates (the author) gives you the second book free.
You can download this ebook or get the printed version.It's called
Little Kid Crafts For All Seasons
ABC Fun & 1-2-3
ABC Fun & 1-2-3 is a preschool programme that gives you alphabet-based activities each week, alphabet crafts, alphabetized nursery rhymes, number and counting activities, as well as a list of recommended, quality children's stories to read aloud together as you and your children adventure through the alphabet, one letter per week.
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