50+ Easy Valentine’s Day Activities for Toddlers & Preschool

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Looking for a few Valentine’s Day activities for toddlers? Here are a selection of wonderful ideas, to play, make, create and imagine!

Younger children do not yet understand the concept of Valentine’s Day, however, love is something they can definitely relate to so I have tried to find some great activities that are themed with love and hearts and fun!

Toddler Valentine’s Day activities to try

Heart shaped stamps – sponge printing process art idea.

Handprinted heart-shaped owls. Toddlers will need a little help setting this up, and then they can print their own hands!

Valentine’s day heart printing – including a handy link about how to make your own potato stamp – the easy way!

Send hugs and kisses this Valentine’s Day – the perfect card idea to send in the mail to relatives far away!

Heart art – symmetry painting. Easy and fun for Valentine’s Day // The Artful Parent

Find the heart sticker activity // Happy Toddler Playtime

Heart hopscotch: An active Valentine’s Day learning game // Toddler Approved

Saving cream heart art. This creates the most amazing effect // Hello Wonderful

Valentine heart shaped letter box // Crafts by Amanda at Six Cereal

Tape resist art // Play Teach Repeat

Thumbprint art idea, a very special keepsake // A Dab of Glue Will Go

Easy DIY heart stamps // Fantastic Fun & Learning

Handprint Valentine craft – including a full video tutorial // The Best Ideas for Kids

Free Valentines coloring pages for toddlers and preschoolers // Kids Activities Blog

There is a selection of free Valentine’s Day activity and coloring pages to download.

Here are even more Preschool and Toddler Valentine’s Day Crafts:

Footprint flower. We made this for Mother’s Day but it is a certain winner for Mom on Valentine’s Day too!

Fruit loop bird feeder // Sweet and Simple Living

Sweet Valentine’s Day wreath idea // Living in Happy Place

Blooming heart science experiment // Entertain Your Toddler

Conversation heart photo frame // Preschool Inspirations

Cookie cutter painting for Valentine’s Day // Hands on as we Grow

Heart bouquet cards, I love this clever idea! // Red Ted Art

You make my heart flutter craft idea // Teaching Mama

Silly heart puppets // Creative Family Fun

Cute little heart mouse craft // Non-Toy Gifts

Paper plate love birds // Craft Morning

Rainbow heart suncatchers // Fireflies and Mud Pies

Paper plate weaving // I Heart Crafty Things

Love handprint and footprint art // Hello Wonderful

Including a free LOVE template to download. I love this little Valentine’s Day keepsake idea!

Adorable hand print love birds – incl free printable template // Kids Craft Room

My Tweetie Pie, oh how punny!

Sensory play ideas with a love and Valentine’s day theme:

Valentine’s Day invitation to play dough – a wonderful play dough set up.

Pink ombre play dough recipe. The perfect addition to sensory play.

Valentine’s Day hearts rice sensory bin // Active Littles

Fizzy frozen hearts – a wonderful science and play idea // Messy Little Monster

Love themed sensory bottle // Mom. Wife. Busy Life.

Sweet Valentine’s Day sensory bin with practical life and math activities // Living Montessori Now

Valentine’s Jell-O Jigglers // Meatball Mom

Candy hearts oobleck activity – combine science and play // Little Bins for Little Hands

Red hot slime // Lemon Lime Adventures

Strawberry scented cloud dough // Natural Beach Living

Valentine’s Day book recommendations:

Here are some other LOVEly Valentine’s day ideas I think you will enjoy:

Valentine’s Day process art ideas, where the focus is on doing, rather than the result.

Quick and easy Valentines craft ideas for last minute love.

Valentine’s Day cards and gifts made from recycled materials.

Child made Valentine’s Day cards.

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