Story Time

Valentine's Day
Submitted by: Karen/Donna, Spring Branch Memorial
Audience
• Toddler • Pre-school
Books
Biscuit's Valentine's Day by:Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Lift-up flaps on each page reveal the mischief a puppy gets into as he and his girl make some special Valentine's Day deliveries.
Valentine Mice! by:Bethany Roberts
An energetic group of mice deliver valentines to the other animals.
Valentine Surprise by:Corinne Demas
A little girl tries to create the perfect heart-shaped valentine for her mother on Valentine's Day.
Songs
I'll Make a Valentine
(sung to: 'London Bridge')
Submitted by Courtney
I'll make a bright red valentine, Valentine, Valentine.
I'll make a bright red valentine, and give it right to you.
I'll trim it with lace and bows, Lace and bows, lace and bows.
I'll trim it with lace and bows, and give it right to you.
from: http://www.everythingpreschool.com/themes/valentines/songs.htm
Craft
Hand-Heart Craft

Need heavy paper, red washable paint, small hands, paper towels and markers.

Paint one hand and press on paper at a slight angle.Clean hand and paint other hand. Place it on the paper palms side-by-side but fingers overlapping. Clean hand. Now you have a red heart. Draw a heart around the painted heart. Add child's name and date. From: http://playtimewithmommy.blogspot.com/2011/02/valentines-hand-print-craft.html