21 Fun Preschool Valentines Day Activities for Kids

Valentine’s Day is a wonderful opportunity to introduce preschoolers to the joy of celebrating love and friendship. In the spirit of fostering emotional development and creativity, it’s essential to engage young children in activities that are both fun and educational.

This article provides a comprehensive guide to Valentine’s Day activities tailored specifically for preschool-aged children. These activities are designed to help kids explore their feelings, strengthen interpersonal skills, and express affection in imaginative ways.

From crafting handmade valentines to participating in heart-themed games, the activities outlined here are perfect for both classroom environments and at-home learning. Each activity is chosen not only for its enjoyment factor but also for its educational value, helping children develop fine motor skills, pattern recognition, and emotional intelligence.

Furthermore, these activities encourage inclusivity and cooperation among young learners, making them ideal for celebrating a day dedicated to love and caring. Whether you’re a teacher, parent, or caregiver, this guide will provide you with a variety of ideas to make Valentine’s Day special and meaningful for your preschoolers.

Preschool Valentine’s Day Activities for Kids

1. Stained Glass Heart Suncatcher

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Credit: Danya Banya

2. Mess-Free Heart Painting

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Credit: The Best Ideas for Kids

3. Valentine’s Day Paper Chain

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Credit: The Art Kit

4. Painted Heart Toast

Credit: Messy Little Monster

5. Puffy Paint 

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Credit: Red Ted Art

6. Valentine Card Making Party

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7. Foil Printed Hearts

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Credit: Crafts on Sea

8. Wool Wrapped Heart

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Credit: The Gingerbread House

9. Heart-Themed Fine Motor Activity

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Credit: Buggy and Buddy

10. Wiggly Worms Lacing Activity 

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Credit: My Bored Toddler

11. Valentine’s Tea Party

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12. Valentine’s Day Montessori Trays

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13. DIY Cupid’s Cookie Shop

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14. Heart Button Snake

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15. Love Monster Craft

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Credit: Simple Everyday Mom

16. Paper Roll Heart Mouse

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Credit: Non-Toy Gifts

17. Handprint Valentine Craft

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Credit: The Best Ideas For Kids

18. Handprint Heart Tree

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19. Fingerprint Heart Valentines Day Tree

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Credit: Arty Crafty Kids

20. Valentine’s Day Estimation Activity

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Credit: The Resourceful Mama

21. Valentine Floam Slime

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