Do you LOVE to surprise your students with a little Valentine’s Day treat? Here are 21 sweet ideas for students gathered from our WeAreTeachers Valentine’s Day Pinterest board.
We picked up many of the supplies to make these valentines using Walmart’s Online Grocery Pickup. It’s a great way to save a little time and money.
Because, really, can your students ever have enough pencils?
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Ahh! The beloved smell of a fresh box of crayons.
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3. Silly Straws
These will make your students cheer!
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Because our students light up our lives!
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5. Love Bugs
Love the mason jar template these little bugs come in.
Play Cupid and aim for your students’ hearts.
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A sweet message to go with a healthy treat.
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Remember, you can save a little money on your cuties by using the code TEACHERS when you choose Walmart’s Online Grocery Pickup.
Tip: Buy mini-Slinky toys in bulk at the dollar store.
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This is a great project for using up all those crayon odds and ends.
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10. You Rule!
Let them know: In your eyes, they measure up.
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11. Tic-Tac-Toe Fun
If you’re still trying to stay away from candy, you could use jewel stones or beads instead of M&M’s. (Just make sure you change the message!)
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12. Foxy Pretzels
Your kids will love this foxy little valentine.
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Use Scrabble Cheez-Its (who knew?) and this template to play Valentine Words with Friends with your students.
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Pick up an assorted bag of plastic dinos and some cute washi tape, and you’re good to go!
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A trip to the hardware store, a hole punch, and some skinny ribbon are all you need for this DIY project.
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16. Bubble Fun
Have a bubble-blowing party on the blacktop!
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Another healthy option with a sweet message.
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18. Bouncy Balls
You might want to hand this one out at the end of the day!
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Kids of all ages love Play-Doh.
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20. Teddy Grahams
Give your students a Valentine’s bear-hug—the healthier option.
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21. Gummy Bears
Okay, we just couldn’t resist adding one candy treat. Gummy bears are so darn cute! And you can always buy the sugar-free kind.
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What are your favorite valentines for students? Please share in the comments, and we’ll add them to this list.
And don’t forget: You can save $10 on your first order of $50 or more at Walmart’s Online Grocery Pickup when you use the code TEACHERS. Happy Valentine’s Day!