Valentine’s Day Theme Preschool Activities and Lesson Plan

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Valentine’s Day is such a fun holiday for kids. Because there is so much you can do, it makes a wonderful preschool theme. There are crafts, games, and of course tons of party ideas and ways to spread love and kindness. In today’s post, I’m going to share with you my Valentine’s Day theme preschool activities and lesson plan ideas. I’m so excited to share with you some of these fun ideas!

Valentine's Day Theme Preschool Lesson Plans and Activities

Valentine’s Day Preschool Lesson Plan

I’m putting together this post using my method for planning preschool lesson plans. I always include a song or poem, literacy activities, fine and gross motor skills which often include math activities, sensory play, arts and crafts, a book list, and snack ideas. I record all of my lesson plans in My Homeschool Preschool Planner to keep track of everything and make it easy peasy!

Valentine’s Day Theme Activities for Preschool

Let’s get started by looking at all of these fun Valentine’s Day theme activities for preschool or kindergarten! Since I homeschool, I teach my kindergartners and preschoolers together and it works out well for us.

Valentine’s Day Songs and Poems for Preschool

We always start our day with a song or poem after our morning prayer. I’ve put together three different Valentine’s Day songs that I found on YouTube. They are set to familiar tunes and some incorporate some movement, as well.

Valentine’s Day Color By Number Sheets for Preschool and Kindergarten

Free Valentine's Day Color By Number Pack for Kids

These Valentine’s Day color-by-number sheets are great for your preschoolers and they are FREE here on the blog. Each sheet includes a different cute character. There are even some addition and subtraction pages.

Valentine’s Day Math Activities

I’ve collected some math activities for your little one to practice basic math skills. I have some Valentine’s Day worksheets that are great for kids 3-8.

Free Printable Valentine's Day Activity Pack

Lovebug Math Activities

Matching Hearts Math

Montessori Valentine's Day Bead math

Montessori Inspired Bead and Pipe Cleaner Math

Valentine’s Day Literacy Activities for Preschool

I always include literacy activities in my preschool lesson plans. These activities would also be appropriate for kindergarten, too, as they include sight word activities. I would even use these with first graders.

Valentine’s Day Sight Words

Valentine Seek a Sight Word

Heart Beginning Blends Puzzles

Valentine’s Day Fine Motor Skills for Preschool

We love practicing fine motor skills. I’ve got scissor practice, pom pom play, and conversation heart sorting activities for this.

Pom Pom Heart Mats

Broken Hearts Scissor Skills Practice

Conversation Heart Sorting

Valentine’s Day Gross Motor Skills for Preschoolers

Gross motor skills are important, too. Kids need movement and these Valentine’s games for pre-K provide it!

Jumping Hearts

Valentine’s Hide and Seek Game

Valentine’s Heart Hop Scotch

Valentine’s Day Sensory Activities for Preschool

We love Valentine’s messy play ideas. I’ve put together some sensory play ideas that are tons of fun. I mean, chocolate playdough? Your kids can pretend to have their own chocolate factory!

Valentine’s Heart Chocolate Playdough

Valentine’s Day Sensory Bin

Valentine’s Water Table Activity

Valentine’s Day Art Activities for Preschool

My kids love art. With these art activities, you could make your own Valentine’s Day cards to give out!

Coffee Filter Hearts

Valentine’s Day Thumbprint Craft

Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards

Valentine’s Day Books for Preschoolers

Check out our Valentine’s Day preschool booklist for all of our favorite Valentine’s Day books for preschool and kindergarten.

Valentine’s Day Snack Ideas

You can’t have a Valentine’s Day theme without snacks! Here are three fairly easy, but yummy snack ideas!

Valentine’s Day Fruit Wands

Valentine’s Muddy Buddies

Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Floats

My Homeschool Preschool Planner

Don’t forget to check out My Homeschool Preschool Planner to help you organize all of your ideas and lesson plans!

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