Laughing Is Good for the Heart: Valentine’s Day Jokes

  Laughing Is Good for the Heart Valentine’s Day Jokes   Do you like to make others laugh? (an admirable trait) Well, here are just the jokes you need! Add them to cards, tell them in school, tell them at the dinner table…just tell them!   What would you get if you crossed a dog…

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Valentine’s Day Literacy: Songs and Activities

  Valentine’s Day Literacy: Songs and Activities   Lots to sing and do here! (They may look familiar—it’s a repeat from last year, with a few modifications.)   SONGS You will need to start singing right away to try out all these songs! Valentine’s Day Songs for Children from Songs for Teaching Valentine’s Day Children’s…

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MORE Valentine’s Day Books for a Happy Heart Holiday

  MORE Valentine’s Day Books for a Happy Heart Holiday   What’s not to like about Valentine’s Day? It’s all about love and friendship, and then there’s chocolate! Here are a bunch more books to help you celebrate. And for an earlier bunch, click here.   Hearts, Cupids, and Red Roses by Edna Barth, illustrated by…

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Fun Online Games for Valentine’s Day

  Fun Online Games for Valentine’s Day   Valentine’s Day is in three weeks! Here are some online games, puzzles, and activities to enjoy!   Valentine’s Day Puzzle from ABCya A matching game for K-1 kids   Happy Valentine’s Day from PBS Kids Click on activities at bottom of page   Valentine’s Day Games from…

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Boosting Literacy Skills with Valentine Cards and Crafts

  Boosting Literacy Skills with Valentine Cards and Crafts   In addition to reading a variety of Valentine’s Day books, consider trying some other activities that promote literacy. This week I’ll give suggestions for making cards and other crafty type things. Next week, I’ll tell you about more books and offer several ideas for other Valentine’s…

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Valentine’s Day Books for a Happy Heart Holiday

  Valentine’s Day Books for a Happy Heart Holiday   Valentine’s Day isn’t for another month but I found enough books for two Valentine’s Day Book Posts. So, here are a bunch and I’ll have another bunch in a couple of weeks. I snuck in a few books that aren’t strictly Valentine’s Day but they…

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