• A schoolwide pancake breakfast (featuring heart-shaped pancakes, of course). This has the added bonus of being a potential fund-raiser.
• “Adopting” local nursing home residents and sending cards or treats.
• Writing poems on the themes of affection and appreciation.
• In-class parties with music, games and snacks brought from home.
Return to Valentine’s Day Heartbreak.
Should Schools Celebrate Valentine’s Day? Read guidelines from the National Association for the Education of Young Children.