The Best Ideas For Valentines Day Activities For Homeschool

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Although we homeschool, there is no reason we shouldn’t have fun on the holidays. I have put together our favorite Valentines Day activities, which include lesson plans, books, and fun activities.

These Valentines Day fun activities are not just educational though, I have included Valentine’s arts and crafts and lots of fun.

We generally celebrate all of the holidays throughout the year and put away our 6th grade curriculum. Check out all of our other holiday activities (including fun days such as Roald Dahl Day and Talk Like a Pirate Day!)

Valentines Day Activities that are perfect for homeschool. With 2 kids cutting up colorful hearts

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Valentines Day Activities

The History of Valentines Day

We always try to research the reason for each holiday, and Valentine’s Day is no exception. I actually have no idea where the holiday came from so it is a great place to start, for both of us!

saint valentine

Youtube has lots of videos, and these are the best:

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Valentine’s Day

History of the Holidays: History of Valentines Day | History

Bet You Didn’t Know: Valentine’s Day | History

Saint Valentine’s Day Animated History

Valentine’s Day Facts for Kids

Valentines Day Unit Studies

This interactive Valentine’s Day unit study is perfect for older elementary and middle school-aged children, and covers the following:

  • Learn about St. Valentine and Valentine’s Day
  • Experiment with Sweetheart Candies
  • Write a Cinquain Poem
  • Design a Valentine’s Day Card

This Valentines Day unit study will cover the following:

  • What Is Valentine’s Day?
  • The History of Valentine’s Day
  • Celebrating Valentine’s Day
  • Science and Valentine’s Day
  • Goodies and Gadgets of Valentine’s Day

English Language Arts Ideas for Valentines Day

valentines writing prompts

Sight Word and Word Family activities Valentines Day themed (for Pre K to 2nd grade)

Valentine Writing prompts for Kids

Free Valentines Day writing activities

Valentines Mad Libs Book would make a wonderful gift for the kids.

Valentines Books For Kids

We just love books and whether you have these as read alouds or for free reading these Valentine’s books are perfect.

Little Blue Truck’s Valentine for younger readers

Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar for younger readers

Junie B. Jones and the Mushy Gushy Valentime for kids aged 5-8

Pugs & kisses for kids aged 9-12

Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentines Day Activities that are also educational kids cutting out and painting hearts

Valentines Day coloring pages these free downloads are a perfect way to relax the kids and refocus!

Creativity for Kids String Art Heart Light – Create a Heart-Shaped String Art Lantern

Valentine’s Day Handprint Art, I Love You Berry Much, DIY Valentines Day craft

Make a Valentine mailbox

Valentine’s Day Math Activities

valentines day math

Etsy has hundreds of Valentine’s Day math printables for all ages.

Valentines math graphing heart craft

Valentines Day themed math worksheets for free from Math Drills.

Make a math Valentine with Science Friday for grades 6-8 I love this idea, it is super educational and fun all at the same time!

A Valentines Day Algebra pack – this free printable is for middle school and above.

Valentines Day free logic puzzles for kids aged 9 and above

Valentines Day Stem Ideas

Valentine Heart Chromatography Experiment with Markers from Steamsational

Cardiovascular System Science: Investigating Heart Rate Recovery Time from Science Buddies

Little Bins for Little Hands has put together lots of Valentines Day themed stem activities

Valentines Fun

Have fun this Valentine’s Day with our FREE Valentines Day Scavenger Hunt printable.

This printable Valentine’s Day games bundle pack looks like lots of fun with 8 different games to enjoy.

Have some fun with the younger kids and play Valentine’s Bingo!

If you are looking for Valentine’s Day gifts for boys check out our top suggestions.

What Valentines Day activities for homeschool do you have? Please let me know in the comments below.

Last Updated on 13 April 2022 by homeschoolof1

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