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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Valentine’s Day Lesson Plan

    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Valentine's Day Lesson Plan

    Objective: To learn about Valentine’s Day

    Book(s):

    • Valentine’s Day by Josir Keogh
    • Valentine’s Day by Trudi Strain Trueit
    • Llama Llama I Love You by Anna Dewdney
    • The Best Thing About Valentines by Eleanor Hudson
    • Pete the Cat Valentine’s Day Is Cool by Kimberly and James Dean

    Music: “Skinna Marinky Dinky Dink”

    Skina marinky dinky dink, skinna marinky doo, I love you
    I love you in the morning and in the afternoon,
    I love you in the evening, and underneath the moon
    Skina marinky dinky dink, skinna marinky doo, I love you

    Fine Motor Skills:

    • Valentine’s Day Pre-K Pack pages 2-10, 18 (http://www.overthebigmoon.com/valentines-day-pre-k-pack/)
    • Valentine’s Day Pre-K Expansion Pack pages 2-9 (http://www.overthebigmoon.com/valentines-day-pre-k-pack-expansion/)

    Activity Craft 1: Coloring Valentines

    Materials

    • Valentines printable (http://www.secret-agent-josephine.com/downloads/free-saj-valentines-bw.pdf)
    • Blank paper
    • Scissors
    • Crayons or markers

    Directions

    1. Print the valentines printable onto the blank paper.
    2. Cut the valentines apart.
    3. Color the valentines with the crayons or markers.

    Craft/Activity 2: Construction Paper Valentines

    Materials

    • Red and pink construction paper
    • Scissors
    • Decorating materials such as crayons, markers, stickers, and jewels

    Directions

    1. Cut hearts from the red and pink construction paper.
    2. Decorate the hearts.

    Craft/Activity 3: Paper Plate Valentine’s Day Wreaths

    Materials

    • Paper plate
    • Scissors
    • Red or pink paint
    • Paintbrush
    • Decorating materials
    • Glue

    Directions

    1. Cut the center out of the paper plate.
    2. Paint the paper plate ring with the red or pink paint.
    3. Decorate the wreath.

    Valentine's Day Preschool Crafts and Activities

    Image Credits

    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Valentine’s Day Lesson Plan © 2015 Heather Johnson
    Valentine’s Day Preschool Crafts and Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

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