How to Set Up a Fun Valentine’s Day Escape Room for Young Students

How to Set Up a Valentine's Day Escape Room for Young Students

I started creating escape rooms for kindergarten after doing a few with my family and having such a great time! I just knew young students would love them just as much as my family and I did and I was right! They have been a huge hit and students were begging for more which is […]

Digital Valentine Cards with Student Photos

Valentine's Day Cards digital

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I needed to create a type of valentine that could be completed quickly and sent to parents easily. I had created digital cards for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day as well as Christmas and they turned out to be huge hits with the parents, so I decided to go with what works for Valentine’s […]

Handmade Valentine’s Day Crafts from Students to Parents, Caregivers

valentines day card from child to parent

I don’t know about you, but I just love getting cards made by my students! There is something so personal and special about something that is hand-made just for you! That is why I love having students make special cards for their parents or caregivers. They are sure to treasure them for years to come! […]

Valentine Math Centers & Free Printables

Valentine's Day math center counting candy hearts cover up

Today I’m sharing some fun, hands-on valentine math centers as well as the printable pages I use with them. They can be easily added to your math rotations, small groups, morning work, extra practice bins, or used during your Valentine’s Day celebration. Many of the math centers use Valentine Candy Conversation Hearts in my examples, but […]

Valentine Science & STEM

valentine science & STEM

Since young students tend to get extra excited and lose focus the days preceding a holiday class party, I like incorporating science because it almost instantly gets their attention and it is hands-on and engaging. They don’t even realize they’re learning most of the time! In this post I’m sharing some favorite valentine themed science […]

Valentine’s Day Student Gift Ideas & Gift Tags

Valentine's Day Student Gifts Ideas

There is just something special about celebrating Valentine’s Day with young children – the excitement of giving and receiving special valentines, all the talk about love, kindness, and friendship, and just the overall wonderful feeling of having an extra special day to celebrate your love for them.  This is why I like to add an extra […]

Valentine’s Day Alphabet Practice Pages and Beginning Sounds Center Activity

I like to always have alphabet review activities on hand because students need practice and exposure to the letters and their sounds because knowing the alphabet is fundamental for learning to read. I use them for morning work, extra practice, assessment, remedial instruction, or regular class work. Young students get very excited for holidays so I […]

Valentine Alphabet Practice: Letters & Letter Sounds Valentine’s Day Pages & Center

Valentine Alphabet Practice: I Love Letters and Letter Sounds Grade Level: Preschool – Kindergarten Sample Pages You will receive 26 Valentine’s Day themed alphabet printable practice pages plus a Valentine Chocolates Sweet Beginning Sounds Center Activity (28 heart-shaped valentine boxes & 56 chocolate pieces). They can be used for morning work, extra practice, assessment, remedial […]