Valentine's Day in the classroom (physical or virtual) doesn’t have to be all about writing loveydovey letters and risking someone being left out. But it is a good opportunity for students to engage in some educational fun while learning about what it means to be kind to one another. In this post, you will find some awesome activities that you can do with your kids this Valentine's Day!
1. “From St Valentine” Writing Task:
Valentine’s Day activities don’t have to be all mushy and lovey for kids, but it is a good opportunity to teach them about the importance of being kind and caring towards one another. Put all the students’ names in a jar, then have each student randomly select a name. Ask the students to write a short letter about what they admire or like about the other student. Collect the cards and display them in the classroom. This is also a good opportunity for students to practice their sentence and/or paragraph structuring. Depending on the grade level of the class, providing a template for a letter or demonstrating past examples can be helpful if any student is unsure of what to write.
2. Valentines Day Hangman Free Online Game –
Students must think about their vocabulary and spelling to guess the Valentine’s themed words. This is an excellent digital classroom themed activity for kids to do at home or useful brain break for the students during the day in the classroom.
3. Valentine’s Day Free Multiplication Puzzle Game
Another excellent opportunity for students to practice their multiplication skills and sticking to the theme of Valentines Day. Students must piece together the love themed image by dragging the appropriate tile to the correct answer. The great thing about this online game is that students can focus their timetables between 112 where they can practice all or select a few they want to focus on. Students also can opt for hard, normal or easy. So this activity is suitable for every student no matter what level they are at in their times tables!
4. Valentine's Day Themed 'What's the Math Question?"
These Valentine's Day 'What's the question?' cards are great to help your students create their own math word problems. Differentiate this card set by setting the challenge to make word problems involving either multiplication, division, negative numbers for higher grades OR keep it to basic addition and subtraction for lower grades.
HOW TO USE Each student receives a card and must create a math word problem that will result to the information given on that card. After the creating part, students swap their Valentine's Day math word problems with other students. Once students complete the word problem, they check in with the creator to see if they answered it correctly! Make it Digital? Read this blog post for some tips how to use this resource in the virtual classroom. Download FREE from my resource shop below (30 cards included): Valentine's Day Word Problem Math Prompt Cards
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These Valentine's Day 'What's the question?' cards are great to help your students create their own math word problems. Differentiate this card set by setting the challenge to make word problems involving either multiplication, division, negative numbers for higher grades OR keep it to basic addition and subtraction for lower grades. HOW TO USE Each student receives a card and must create a math word problem that will result to the information given on that card. After the creating part, students swap their Valentine's Day math word problems with other students. Once students complete the word problem, they check in with the creator to see if they answered it correctly!
5. Create a paper plate Love Monster:
You must go check out the blog below ‘GluedtmyCrafts.com’. There is an excellent tutorial for making paper plate Love Monster’s as an afternoon craft activity. The activity is inspired by picture book “Love Monster” by Rachel Bright and can be paired with the activity to get the students in the mood. Better yet have the student create their own version of a Love Monster and write their own short story. Depending on the amount of time you have in the class this can become an extended activity that can lead students to not only develop their creative arts skills but their creative writing as well!
I hope you enjoyed some of these suggestions for adding a little themed spirit into the classroom this Valentines Day! If you are interested in looking for some more digital and printable Valentine's Day educational activities, browse some more fun resources from my shop below!
Valentine's Day CSI Digital Math Game Mystery: Heartbroken Heroes (Differentiated Math Pack)
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Valentine CSI Digital Math Mystery GAME. Your students can play the Case of The Heartbroken Heroes in a digital game format. This resource is designed to be played on any device with an Internet connection (please read the technical tips section and try the free clue below to see if it works for you). Mystery meets an escape room with this style of game. Your students will need to discover passwords at the end of each clue in order to access the next clue. Your Teacher copy will contain all links and passwords. THREE Math Levels in ONE Pack Valentine's Day Reading Mystery: Once Upon a Crime, Poisoned Valentine
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Valentine's Day Reading Mystery: Once Upon A Crime, Poisoned Valentine! (Teaching Resource  Worksheets pdf , Google Slides option + Video Hook) Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Docs option provided within your download. NEW  Distance Learning Update: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive. Parts of the pages are editable so that your students can complete without having to print the pages. Please note, you will need to make a copy of the Google Slides to your drive before you can edit. Grade Suitability: 2nd, 3rd, 4th (This varies depending on the reading ability of students. Some guidance may be required for younger students.) Your students will have fun solving this mystery while learning skills in reading, comprehension, spelling, vocabulary, critical thinking, and deductive reasoning! EASY PREP Teaching Resource, just print and solve! Apart from printing paper and a screen to view the video hook, no additional materials are required to set this activity up in the classroom or at home. Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbreak Hitman  2nd Grade Edition
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Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbreak Hitman. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbreak Hitman  3rd Grade Edition
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Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbreak Hitman. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbreak Hitman  4th Grade Edition
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Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbreak Hitman. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbreak Hitman  5th Grade Edition
$4.00
Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbreak Hitman. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Distance Learning Update: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbreak Hitman  1st Grade Edition
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Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbreak Hitman. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbroken Heroes  4th Grade Edition
$4.00
Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbroken Heroes. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. EASY PREP, print and solve! Distance Learning Update: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbroken Heroes  3rd Grade Edition
$4.00
Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbroken Heroes. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbroken Heroes  5th Grade Edition
$4.00
Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbroken Heroes. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Math Mystery: Case of the Heartbroken Heroes  2nd Grade Edition
$4.00
Valentine’s Day Math Mystery: the Case of the Heartbroken Heroes. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, earlyfinisher or the subtub. Distance Learning Update: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive. Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case! Valentine's Day Reading Comprehension Mystery  Making Inferences  Devious Duo
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This Valentine's Day Private Eye CSI Literacy Mystery will require your students to read the text carefully, make inferences, collect evidence, and analyze the text for clues to solve the Case of the Devious Duo. EASY PREP, print, copy and solve! Everything that you need for this activity is in the download; all you need is paper to print and pencils to write! Distance Learning Update: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive.
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