Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to help your little ones hone their scissor skills with these fun and playful Valentine cutting practice worksheets!
They’ll love this hands-on activity that also helps them learn how to cut out along the dotted line, practice number recognition, counting, and more!
Practicing cutting is a great activity for kids that helps strengthen their hand-eye coordination, spatial awareness, and problem-solving abilities – all in a super cute and festive way!
So print out these Valentine’s Day worksheets, grab some colorful scissors and get cutting this holiday season!
Also, be sure to check out our other fun Valentine activities that we know your kids will love.
Fun Valentine Worksheets
Inside this free Valentine printable set, we’ve included the following worksheets:
- Cut Along The Line Worksheets (2)
- Finish The Picture Cutting Worksheet
- Counting Worksheet
First up, we have the classic cutting along a dashed line worksheet. Kids will cut from one end to the other in order to reach the Valentine picture. The lines get progressively more challenging from the top to the bottom of the page. If you want to work on fine motor skills instead, you can have kids trace the lines.
Kids will also love cutting out the adorable shapes of these Valentine’s creatures and matching them up with the other half of their bodies. It’s a simple way to reinforce matching skills and problem-solving!
Finally, we’ve included a number practice cutting page. Kids will practice using their scissors as they cut out the numbers. Before they’re done, they’ll also be working on number recognition and counting!
Valentine Ideas For Kids
If you’re looking to make this Valentine’s Day extra special for the kiddos, you’ve come to the right place! We have so many ideas that will bring a smile to their little faces.
From snuggling up in bed with a favorite book, to oh-so-cute crafts and activities…you’ll be swooning over how much fun they’ll have. Get ready to spread some Valentine’s love this year – these ideas are guaranteed to hit the heart!
Valentines Books For Kids
Reading to your kids this Valentine’s Day is a great way to show them how much you love them and get them excited about the holiday of love!
These books are fun for the kids and they can lead to conversations about appreciating one another and learning how good it feels to spread kindness. All around – it’s a perfect way to spend Valentine’s Day!
Love From The Crayons – If your kids love any of the Crayon books, they’ll want to read this Valentine version where the crayons explore the bright colors and subtle shades of love.
The Invisible String – This is a sweet story all children will want to hear. It’s about a mother who tells her two children that they’re all connected by an invisible string.
Little Blue Truck’s Valentine – Join Little Blue Truck as he delivers Valentine’s Day cards to all his farm animal friends. As he does, he wonders, will anyone give one to him?
Valentine Crafts For Kids
Sloth Valentine Craft – This Valentine’s Day, your kids can make an adorable sloth craft that’s sure to win over the hearts of everyone in your family! All it takes is some construction paper, scissors, and glue. The best part? This craft takes hardly any time at all and will make for some truly one-of-a-kind Valentines this year.
Hedgehog Valentine Craft – If the kids want to make someone smile, this hedgehog craft is it! It’s easy to make for little hands and it’s bursting with cuteness! Make it at home when the kids are bored or at school during the class Valentine’s Day party.
Penguin Valentine Craft – Get your little one all ready for Valentine’s Day by crafting this adorable penguin with them! This super cute Valentine craft is perfect for your child to create sometime in February. Not only is it a fun way for them to get creative and spend quality time together, but the end result is sure to bring some cheer to those they give it to.
Llama Valentine Card Craft – This adorable llama craft is perfect for kids this Valentine’s Day! Whether they’re making it for Mom, Grandma, their BFF, or even their favorite teacher, these cards are a simple way to spread some extra love and cheer. Not to mention that they’re so easy to make and loads of fun. Forget the store-bought Valentine’s cards; this homemade version is guaranteed to make anyone smile!
Valentine Activities For Kids
Our Valentine connect the dots activity is the perfect way to keep children engaged in a fun and educational way this Valentine’s Day. Your little Valentines will come away from this activity excited and you’ll love that they practiced fine motor skills and counting!
Coloring is one of the oldest and simplest activities, which makes it perfect for Valentine’s day! Grabbing a pack of your kid’s favorite crayons, along with these cute Valentine coloring pages, is an awesome way to turn any Valentine’s day into a festive celebration. Whether your kids are super artistic or just starting out–you’ll love watching them as they create fun-filled pieces of art–while also feeling the love in the air!
Get ready to have fun with these Valentine do a dot printables! Not only are they a great way to keep young minds occupied, but they also provide educational opportunities. With activities ranging from letter recognition to patterning and counting, these printables help hone important visual discrimination and motor skills – all while having some good ol’ fashion fun! So what are you waiting for? Let the kids start dotting!
- This “love you” little girl’s sweatshirt is so adorable!!
- All the kids will love these Etch A Sketch Valentine cards.
- Teachers will love this Valentine’s Day t-shirt!
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