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Valentine’s Day Crafts

Love Bug Yarn Craft

Whether you are looking for a craft to make to decorate your house, or give as a gift, there is a wide variety of holiday yarn crafts. These easy to make crafts, can be a fun addition to a holiday party, a school activity, or just allow you to create some fun crafting memories with […]

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Ideas for a Valentine’s Day Craft Party

Valentine’s Day is often an overlooked craft holiday. But there are a numerous Valentine’s Day crafts that can be great fun to do at a party. You can either gather your family and friends ahead of the big day to make Valentines and other crafts or host a large gathering of those you love on […]

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Valentine Tissue Box

You can use your empty tissue boxes to create some really memorable crafts. Why settle for a boring Valentine box when you can create your own personalized holder for all of those Valentines. Valentine Tissue box-This colorful character will liven up your Valentine’s Day celebration. What you will need: Empty tissue box Scraps of construction […]

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Religious Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day is the day to celebrate your love and affection for family, friends and lovers. However, it is also a religious holiday which is named after a saint, after all. The following is a look at some religious Valentine’s Day crafts to help celebrate the holiday. Cards with Scriptures A Valentine’s Day card, is […]

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Heart Pins

These are a fun preschool Valentine’s Day craft, and make a great gift for parents or grandparents. Your preschooler will have a blast making it, and even more fun giving it. What You Need: Clay Cookie Cutters Safety Pin Paint Roll the clay out, and have the child use the cookie cutters to make a […]

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Folded Heart Painting

Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for school aged kids because they get to exchange Valentine’s Day cards and treats with the class mates, however, often preschoolers just do not love this holiday of love. Helping them make Valentine’s Day crafts can help them learn to love the holiday and get more excited about it. […]

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Preschool Valentine Crafts

Valentine’s Day is a holiday that celebrates love. Legend has it that priest Valentine went against the orders of Emperor Cladius II from third century Rome, and was put to death as a result. What were those orders? Well, Claudius II wanted to build up a strong military, and he felt like young single men […]

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Where to Find Valentine’s Day Bulletin Board Ideas

If you are not a teacher then you have probably been a student. As a student or teacher you know the importance of decorating your classroom well. You know that decorations in the classroom are more than just pretty stuff to hang on the walls. They are teaching tools that help to encourage and excite […]

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Creative Valentine’s Cards with Family Photos

Valentine’s Day is a great way to show the people in your life that you care about them. Instead of buying Valentine’s Day cards at the store, why not create your own with some family photos? So how can you create some fun Valentine’s cards with your family photos? Grab your stash of old Valentine’s […]

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Valentine’s Bulletin Boards for Small Kids

School is a time to be creative. When your kids are in preschool, they color a lot and learn about a lot of things. They learn about holidays too. Teachers have to be creative in decorating to make the room more inviting and make it stimulate their minds to learn and be creative. Bulletin boards […]

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Valentine’s Themed Bulletin Boards

Bulletin boards are a staple in many school classrooms, child care centers, and Sunday Schools. They serve the purpose of decorating the classroom, displaying work, and making the room festive for holidays. Bulletin boards that follow themes are particularly useful, as they tie in specific holidays or themes to what children are learning in school, […]

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Homemade Valentine’s Day Cards

While it’s nice to get a card on Valentine’s Day, receiving a homemade card is a little more special and personal than a regular store-bought card. Making a homemade Valentine’s Day card doesn’t have to be complicated, all you need to do is search around for some family photos, some lace, ribbon, cardstock paper, scissors, […]

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Valentine’s Bulletin Boards for Elementary Kids

Teachers have the wonderful task of teaching our children. They also have to make the holidays fun and help the children find the message in the holiday. Teachers also get to decorate their room and most importantly, their bulletin board. There are lots of ways to make your bulletin board fun, so let’s take a […]

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Creating a Valentine’s Day Book

If you have special people in your life, why not tell them how much you love them with a personalized Valentine’s Day book. Instead of buying a Valentine’s Day card, you can use some family photos to create a one-of-a-kind book that your loved ones will cherish for many years. Decide on what type of […]

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Valentine’s Day Bulletin Board Ideas

Valentine’s Day can be a fun time of year, especially when it comes to teaching. There are so many different themes to follow and topics to teach during the month of February that children can truly come away with a rich knowledge of their country and it’s traditions. As a teacher in the public or […]

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Butterfly Valentine Paper Craft

Materials Construction paper or foam sheets or felt Pipe cleaners Glue Marker Decorations Instructions Cut out two hearts from the construction paper. When doing this you want to ensure that one heart is larger than the other. Place the smaller heart on top of the bigger heart with the ends overlapping. Meaning the pointy end […]

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