43 Fun Valentine’s Day Activities for Your Classroom

Valentine's Classroom Ideas

43 Fun Valentine’s Day Activities for Your Classroom

Are you looking for some new Valentines Day Ideas for your classroom this year? If so, I got you covered. In this post I will show you epic Valentines Day Bulletin Boards, creative craft ideas, unique classroom décor, fun learning Valentine’s day activities and so much more.

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Valentine’s Day Class Decor

To start getting your class in the loving spirit why not start with some class décor. Check out below some fun new ideas to decorate your class door and your classroom.

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Love this idea for a Valentine’s Classroom door from Miss Ward, You stole a Pizza my heart! Have each child draw a name and then on the crust of the pizza the kids write something that they love about that person. You end up with this epic classroom door.


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You could re-create this candy heart on a bulletin board, or class door. You can start with real candy wrappers, just place a box of chocolates in the teachers lounge and ask them to leave the wrappers. 😊 Then create the little chocolates with paper, shiny metallic paper adds an extra fun touch.

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Here is a fun easy idea to decorate a plain space in your classroom. You can even have each kiddo create a special heart.

Below are some of my favorite finds to add a little love to your classroom this Valentine’s Day.

VALENTINES CLASSROOM DECOR | WHERE TO FIND

ONE | 50 PIECE FELT HEART BANNER

TWO | CUPID CUTOUTS

THREE | RED HANGING HEART GARLAND

FOUR | PINK AND RED HEART FELT GARLAND

For more ideas on classroom décor check out this post- 51 Best Classroom Decoration Ideas

Valentine’s Day Bulletin Boards

If you are looking for some new ideas this year for your Valentine’s Day Bulletin Board, you have come to the right place. I have gathered tons of ideas for you whether you teach preschool, Spanish Class, teach at a Christian school or an elementary school I have some new ideas below for you.

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Who doesn’t love taco Tuesdays?

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If you love your students and you love your lattes this might be the perfect bulletin board for you.

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On the large truck it reads “Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates LOVE! By Loa Tzu Each Child receives a small truck with their name on the license plate and they write one way they can deliver kindness. You can click on the link above for details of ordering the bulletin board if you love it as much as I do.

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Here is a simple but sweet bulletin board idea. The hearts are filled with the alphabet, you could also write your students names on the hearts.

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Everyone loves Cat in the Hat, this bulletin board would be a hit with your students.

Valentine's Day Bulletin Board

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Steal this idea from a third grad teacher in Mexico. She has her students write one thing they love on the hearts that are spilling out of the love jar.

Spanish Class Valentine’s Day Bulletin Board

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Here is a fun idea for a Spanish class bulletin board. Sweethearts are a cute bulletin board that is easy to make yourself.

Bulletin Board Idea for a Christian School


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Here is a great idea for a Christian school. This preschool teacher had each of her kids tell her what they would say to God if they were face to face with him and then wrote them on these colorful hearts with the title Heart to Heart Conversations with God.

Preschool Bulletin Board Idea

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This Olaf bulletin board would be a hit in a preschool classroom, am I right?

Below are some of my favorite finds for Valentines bulletin boards.

VALENTINE’S DAY BULLETIN BOARD DECOR | WHERE TO FIND

ONE | PEANUTS BULLETIN BOARD DISPLAY

TWO | CHALK VALENTINES CUTOUTS

THREE | CHALK HEART CUTOUTS

FOUR | WATERCOLOR HEART BULLETIN BOARD BANNER

Valentine’s Day Treats

Now let’s get to the kids’ favorite part and maybe yours too, the treats. I have found some simple treat ideas below that you can make with the kids at your Valentine’s Day party.

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Decorating Cookies is always a fun classroom activity that kids love. You can purchase premade unfrosted cookies at your local grocery store bakery. Then bring frosting in a variety of colors, sprinkles and other toppings and let the kids loose.

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Here are some more examples of simple cookie decorating that looks amazing.

Valentine’s Day Activities for Your Classroom

If you need some more ideas for your Valentine’s Day class party or more learning Valentine’s day activities, then check out the ideas below.

WHERE TO FIND | HAPPY VALENTINES DAY MOUSE

It is a great time to read a fun Valentine Book like this one from beloved author Laura Numeroff.

WHERE TO FIND | VALENTINES DAY BINGO

Bingo is a great game for your class party, especially a cute Valentine’s Day themed one like this one.

WHERE TO FIND | PIN THE HEART ON THE LLAMA

The kids will get a kick out of this pin the heart on the llama game, perfect for that class party.

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Love this idea for compliments jars. You can have each student randomly draw 5 student’s names. Then think of a compliment for each one, put it on a little heart and then these hearts will be glued on to that person’s jar. You can have your students sign the compliment, so the recipient knows where it is coming from too.

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Kids will love this fun sensory painting activity. First you draw a heart directly onto a plastic Ziploc sandwich bag with a permanent marker. Next you add some paint to the inside of the bag and have your students move the paint around to color the heart. They will love the feeling under their fingers and teacher bonus, no mess!

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Do you love when your class activity becomes cute class décor too? Here is an easy writing activity, have each student write about how they can spread love. Then attach all the pendants with ribbon and paperclips and you have a gorgeous Valentines Day banner for your classroom.

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Here is another cute Valentine’s Day writing activity that then becomes a keepsake for the recipient. You can click the link above for a llama learning pack.

Valentine’s Day Crafts for the Classroom

Check out the craft ideas below that are easy and unique too. Hopefully you will find a new idea to try in your class this year.

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Check out the link above for a tutorial of this cute mason jar covered in candy hearts. This would work best with several parent volunteers because you need to use a glue gun.

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Here is a cute and easy Valentine craft that is perfect for practicing scissor skills. Start with toilet paper tubes, then cover with yellow construction paper and then have kids cut out the stripes and antennas with construction paper. Glue everything on and then add cute little hearts and faces.

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Love this cute and easy idea of happy love rocks. Your main ingredient is natural and free, gotta love that!

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This is a unique card that kids can create for a family member or friend. Click on the link above for details and tutorial.

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You can have your students make this adorable Valentines card and take home to the family. Click the link above for a free printable and the tutorial.

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These Valentines owls are a fun art activity for preschool and Kindergarteners.

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Here is a fun way to use recycled materials to create gorgeous art with these newspaper hearts. Let your student express their creativity by decorating with unique faces and accessories.

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These Valentines monsters are a fun and easy craft idea that lets your students use their imagination and create their own masterpiece.

Valentines Day Card Holder Ideas

What would a Valentine’s day be without a cute craft card holder for their stash of Valentine’s cards? Check out some fun ideas below to have your students create cute little Valentine’s Day holders.

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Have your kids create this cute little monster Valentines bags with paper bags and colored construction paper.

Valentines Day Activities

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Here is another idea for cute and easy bags to hold all their Valentine’s goodies. Give the kiddos bags, shapes and markers and let them create their own unique love monsters.

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This third-grade teacher gave her students these three options of Valentine animals to create. They are all made with simple shape and hearts. You can then have them glue them on a paper bag to collect all of their class Valentines cards.

Hope you got some new inspiration to create some amazing classroom memories this Valentines day. I hope that you will try one of these new ideas whether it is an idea to decorate your classroom for the holiday, try one of the new Valentine’s day activities or one of the many ideas to have an epic Valentine party in your class this year. What idea is your favorite? Leave a comment and let me know.

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