Big Box of Sweeties
added 2-22-98 Original
Cut out a large construction
paper heart. Decorate the edges with doily pieces to resemble a valentine
box of candy. Have each child color a small picture of his face or you can
have them bring in a picture. Glue each child's picture to the bottom of a
cupcake liner: then glue the liner to the heart. Write each child's name
below their picture. Then mount the title ____________'s Sweeties.
Valentine Bulletin Board added
Cut a piece of bulletin Board paper to fit
your bulletin board. If you use red or pink paper, use white paint, if
white paper, use red and /or pink paint. Lay it out on tables or the
floor, and have the children use heart-shaped cookies and/or sponges to
paint all over. When dry, staple it up to the bulletin board. Cut out, or
have the children cot out, heart shapes from construction paper. Write who
the child loves on them (eg. Jacob loves Daddy, or Rachel loves Sarah) and
add these randomly over the painted paper.
Big Heart Puzzle
added 1-16-02 Original
Cut a big heart out of white paper.
Then cut it into pieces. Give each child a piece and provided glitter,
stickers, sponge paints, heart confetti, you name it. Allow for the
children to spend decorating their creations. Put the child's name
somewhere on there section. After the sections are dry, put them together
on the bulletin board. Like a puzzle, just bigger! You can put the caption
"Team Work for Valentines day".