There is NOTHING our family loves more than to celebrate holidays. Some of our favorite ways to celebrate are with books, games, and movies. So, today I am sharing all of our favorite Valentine’s themed books, games, and movies plus a freebie for you. Hope they help you have a lovely time together!
Holidays are the perfect time to take a small break and add some fun in your homeschool. Reading books, playing games, and watching movies are all excellent ways to approach homeschooling.
Valentine’s Picture Books Perfect For Homeschool Read Alouds
For us picture books are the perfect way to keep everyone in our homeschool happy. Emily is an auditory learner and Kevin and I are visual leaners. So using beautiful picture books means we are all equally engaged. Here is a list of our favorite Valentine’s picture books to use in our homeschool.
Llama Llama I Love YouLittle Blue Truck’s ValentineLove from The Very Hungry Caterpillar (The WorldLove Monster and the Last ChocolateAmelia Bedelia’s First ValentinePete the Cat: Valentine’s Day Is CoolThe Invisible StringLittle Critter: Happy Valentine’s Day, Little Critter!Franklin’s ValentinesLove from the CrayonsThere Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed aPinkalicious: Pink of HeartsI Am Love: A Book of Compassion (IThe Very Fairy Princess: Valentines from the HeartI’ll Love You Till the Cows Come HomeDr. Seuss’s Lovey Things (Dr. Seuss’s Things BoardIn My Heart: A Book of Feelings (GrowingThe Biggest Valentine EverLove Is: (Illustrated Story Book about Caring forDay It Rained HeartsSnowy ValentineOllie’s Valentine (Gossie & Friends)The Valentine BearsLola Dutch I Love You So Much (LolaI Heart YouThe Love LetterA Valentine for Charlie Brown (Peanuts Seasonal Collection)Hug MachineHappy Valentine’s Day, Mouse! (If You Give…)Click, Clack, Moo I Love You! (A ClickCranberry ValentineSomebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch (paperback)
Valentine’s Chapter Books To Add To Your Language Arts Lessons
Maybe your kids are older and they want to read some festive books independently or maybe you’re looking for your next great Valentine’s Day read aloud. Either way these Valentine themed chapter books are bound to be great additions to your homeschool.
Cam Jansen: Cam Jansen and the Valentine BabyNate the Great and the Mushy ValentineJunie B. Jones and the Mushy Gushy ValentimeThe Alien Next Door 6: The Mystery ValentineA to Z Mysteries Super Edition #8: SecretValentine’s Day Secret (Nancy Drew and the ClueMy Weird School Special: Oh, Valentine, We’ve LostFancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Secret Admirer (Nancy Clancy,
Valentine’s Games Perfect For Gameschooling
Playing games is an essential part of our homeschool so I may have gone a bit overboard on this list but we play games everyday. If your kids enjoy playing games as much mine I’d love to show you how you can incorporate more games into your homeschool days.
Valentine’s Movies For The Entire Family
One of our favorite things to do as a family is have a family movie night. We quickly incorporated that into our homeschool, and boy are we glad we did. So many amazing lessons have unfolded from us simply watching a documentary or comparing and contrasting a book and a movie that we’ve read and watched.
If you love to celebrate the holidays then be sure to check out my Holiday Fun Around the World curriculum for exciting lessons from 30 different holidays, festivals, and celebrations all over the world. You’ll get to explore different cultures and celebrations all over the world throughout the calendar year!
What are your favorite Valentine’s books, games, and movies to use in your homeschool? I can’t wait to read all of your wonderful suggestions!