5 Ways to Use These Valentine’s Day Puzzles

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Learn how to use these Valentine’s Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your classroom. They are also a great gift idea!


I have shown you many different types of printable name puzzles.  Today, I’m going to show you five different ways to use these Valentine’s Day puzzles for activities with your kids.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Name Activities

Use the name puzzles as a Valentine-themed activity in your literacy centers.  The puzzles will help kids learn to recognize and spell their names, plus the high-interest activity is a great way to

  • practice letter recognition
  • learn to recognize letter sounds
  • work on letter formation

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Just like my other editable name puzzles, these are easy to customize to create name activities for your preschool kids.  You can print them with uppercase letters or lowercase letters.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Fine Motor Activities

Print the puzzles for your kids and let them cut out the pieces.  This is a simple way to give them a little practice with cutting with scissors.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Print the puzzles with the outlined font option and kids can trace/color the letters on each puzzle piece.  They can also color the hearts.  Because the puzzles have their names on them, kids will be very motivated to color.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Sight Word Activities

The puzzles aren’t limited to just name activities.  You can customize them with any words.  Use them to practice

  • sight words
  • high-interest words
  • thematic words

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Gift Idea

Are you looking for a non-candy Valentine gift for your kids?  Print up a puzzle for each child.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Cut the puzzles, put them in an envelope, add labels (included with the resource), and you will have a fun Valentine’s Day gift that parents will appreciate.

Use these simple Valentine's Day puzzles for name activities, literacy activities, & fine motor activities in your #preschool classroom. The heart puzzles are also a great gift idea! They are editable and are perfect for your #ValentinesDay theme or February theme units and lesson plans for preschoolers. Use them to practice sight words or thematic words. Kids can work on letter recognition, letter formation, letter sounds, beginning sounds....or use them on a bulletin board.

Purchase The Valentine’s Day Puzzles

Are you ready to make some Valentine’s puzzles for your kids today?  Click on the image below to pick them up at my store.

heart name puzzles
name puzzle bundle

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