Sunday, February 12, 2012

Valentine's Day Kindergarten Style


I have been crafting away all weekend preparing for Valentine's day.
My first craft was to cut up some old Crayola and melt them into heart shaped Jumbo-sized Crayons.


I will be wrapping each crayon in a bag I bought at the Target Dollar Spot with a tag I made that reads, "Color your Heart out Valentine!"

I also made some cute Valentine Joke boxes that are filled with goodies for my Kindergarteners. I found this idea on Pinterest and if you are interested in any of these free printables, they can be found on the blog, Delia Creates




I used cardstock from Target, which worked well for cutting and printing purposes

To fill my boxes, I added an assortment of erasers, stickers, tattoos, and candy corn (All from the Valentine Section at Target!)

To ensure my boxes would stay secure, I used a small amount of hot glue.

I can't wait to give the kiddos these gifts! I hope they like them!
On that note.... I just got Evelina's Valentine picture from my sister! Check this little ham out.. OMG.

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11 comments:

  1. Those boxes are adorable, and your little girl OMG what a cutie!!
    Amy
    TheResource(ful)Room!

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  2. Look at your cute stuff! Precious! I'm impressed!


    Laura
    Peace, Love, and First Grade

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  3. Thanks for checking my blog out and entering my giveaway. I wanted to make some of the heart shaped crayons but Valentine's got here too fast. I'm now following your cute blog.
    http://mskerriandherkrazykindergarten.blogspot.com/

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  4. Your boxes are too cute!!! Thank you for visiting my blog...I am your newest follower!

    I love the crayon idea...I saw that posting around Pinterest as well...

    Michelle

    The 3AM Teacher

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  5. ha! I'm glad you were "following" me! Thanks for coming by!
    I love those boxes!! Too cute - as is that picture!!
    Can't wait to "get to know you!"

    ♥ Jen
    The Teachers' Cauldron

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  6. Great ideas! I especially love those heart shaped crayons!
    Lori
    Conversations in Literacy

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  7. HOW ADORABLE your heart shaped crayons and the message to go with them!! I am stealing that idea next year! You certainly have the touch of sweetness in the classroom, I'm sure your kiddos love you!

    Sarah
    The Eager Teacher

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  8. Hey, I just found your cute blog! I'm your newest follower!

    Angela
    The Daily Alphabet

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  9. Thanks for visiting my blog and following me!

    Ms. Patterson
    Pocket Full of Kinders

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  10. I am your newest follower! Love your Valentine boxes! Precious! And your baby girl is ADORABLE! :)
    Have a happy week! :)
    Cheryl
    Crayons and Curls

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  11. Hi there, I'm your newest follower. I love that you are a student teacher with a blog. That is the best! I have been teaching 18 years...gulp. Come on over and see what I'm up to.
    ~ Vicky {cute blog by the way }
    Traditions Laughter and Happily Ever After

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