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Valentine’s Day Ideas 2024

A collection of crafts and activities for you and your students to try this Valentine's Day.

A pile of red, white, and pink heart shaped sprinkles

Valentines Sensory Bottles

Sensory bottles are easy and fun to make, and allow students to use tactile and motor skills.

Heart Art Painting

Try this activity on brown paper bags, large paper, or canvas. Pairs well with the story, The Day It Rained Hearts. Click here for the read aloud version.

Braille Designs for Valentine’s Day

A heart and a double heart design made out of braille

Cardboard Lacing Hearts

An excellent way to use fine motor skills with your students and requires minimal supplies.

Ideas for Valentine’s Day Activities

These Valentine’s Day themed activities help preschoolers who are blind or visually impaired to develop fine motor and tactile skills, pre-braille concepts, early literacy, number concepts, and sensory exploration.

Preschool Valentines Book for Children with CVI

This tactile book uses different textures on each red heart to create an accessible book for children with cortical/cerebral visual impairment.

Book with a felt heart

Donut Forget Your Valentines

Print and braille valentines to celebrate Valentine’s Day!

Donut Forget you are a great friend Valentine card in print and in printed braille design.

Creating an Accessible Valentine’s Day Post Box

Make Valentine’s Day accessible to children who are blind, deafblind, visually impaired or multiply disabled with accessible post boxes!

Tangible Valentine Cards

Activity ideas for making tangible valentines with children who are blind or visually impaired, including those with deafblindness or multiple disabilities.

Braille Valentines for Our Students to Receive

Support sighted classmates in making accessible tactile valentines with braille for children in inclusive classrooms who are blind, deafblind, or visually impaired.

Valentine Treats with Bracelets

Easy to assemble valentine treats using a pretty cloth napkin, beaded bracelets, and candy.

All materials were gotten from Amazon, but you can easily get these at the dollar store or make you own valentine bracelets to practice fine motor skills.

Candy wrapped in cloth napkin.
Completed bag of treats with candy and bracelets wrapped in the napkin.
valentine bracelets

More ideas:

Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Vday pin 2024
Daily object calendar
Tips and guides

Activity Calendars


Creating Tactile Graphics & Other Adapted Materials Using the Cricut

Grey glove and yellow page
Tips and guides

Object Books by Millie Smith