Studying books is essential for preschoolers. Books construct vocabulary, assist youngsters see views completely different from their very own, and construct essential early literacy abilities. Rejoice the love of studying in your preschool or kindergarten classroom with this enjoyable and festive curated record of age-appropriate Valentine’s Day books. Whether or not you’re a classroom trainer in search of that particular Valentine guide, a visitor reader, a dad or mum, or a grandparent, you’re in the precise place!
Preschool Books to Rejoice Valentine’s Day
These image books make excellent Valentine read-alouds for younger youngsters.
If You’ll Be My Valentine by Cynthia Rylant
Easy rhymes inform what a boy will do for every of his particular valentines. That is my favourite Valentine read-aloud in my class and is at all times successful with my college students.
Love, Ruby Valentine by Laurie B. Friedman
Ruby Valentine has a favourite day and Valentine’s Day is it. However what occurs when she will get so drained from her preparations that she sleeps by way of the day?
Love, Splat by Rob Scotton
Splat has a particular valentine for Kitten. However he’s anxious as a result of she doesn’t appear to love him very a lot.
The Dinosaurs Valentine’s Day, by Jessica Brady
Whereas creating Valentine’s playing cards for all of his associates, Logan the Dinosaur is reminded of all of the the reason why he loves his associates a lot. This pleasant story will create many alternatives for dialogue about why our associates are so particular.
The Greatest Valentine’s Day Books for Children
Love Monster and the Last Chocolate, by Rachel Vivid
Monster loves chocolate, however he quickly discovers that sharing his candies with associates is the sweetest deal with of all.
The Day It Rained Hearts by Felicia Bond
Someday it rained hearts. Cornelia Augusta catches a number of the hearts and makes use of them to create valentines for her associates.
Lilly’s Chocolate Heart, by Kevin Henkes
Lilly searches for the proper hiding spot for her crimson, foil-wrapped chocolate coronary heart solely to find that the very best place is in her mouth.
Happy Valentine’s Day, Mouse! by Laura Numeroff
Mouse thinks about every of his associates and what he loves about them as he makes valentines.
Favourite Valentines Books for Preschoolers
Click, Clack, Moo I Love You! by Doreen Cronin
Little Duck decorates the barn and the animals have a celebration to have fun Valentine’s Day. Then a shock visitor reveals up.
In My Heart, by Jo Witek
Your coronary heart can really feel many issues. This guide explores feelings utilizing lyrical language, excellent for social-emotional studying!
This Is Not a Valentine by Carter Higgins
A boy provides a pal presents all through the day. He insists that every one is just not a valentine, giving the reason why not.
Preschool Valentine Books
These Valentine Day preschool books embody rhyming books, image books, and even non-fiction books that specify the which means behind Valentine’s Day. These are a beautiful useful resource when instructing a Valentine theme in your pre-k, preschool, and kindergarten lecture rooms.
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Rose, by Lucille Colandro
Your youngsters will love this tremendous foolish rhyming guide. On this model of the favored sequence, the previous girl swallows a rose (“that’s the way it goes”), some lace, glitter, sweet, and so forth.
Pete the Cat: Valentine’s Day Is Cool by James Dean
Pete thinks Valentine’s Day is just not cool. However, after speaking to Callie, he alters his thoughts. He makes Valentine’s Day playing cards for everybody.
Plant a Kiss by Amy Krause Rosenthal
A woman vegetation a kiss and waits to see what’s going to occur.
Valentine Books for Preschool
Snowy Valentine by David Petersen
Jasper goes in seek for the proper Valentine reward for Lilly.
The I Love You Book, by Todd Parr
Little Blue Truck’s Valentine, by Alice Schertle
When you’ve got Little Blue Truck followers in your class, then this one is a positive hit!
I Spy Little Hearts, by Jean Marzollo
This guide of image riddles is a part of the I Spy sequence and options collections that embody hearts on each web page.
Hugs and Kisses for the Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle
Hugs and kisses will make you clap, smile, and soar for pleasure! Even in case you are a grouchy ladybug.
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli
Mr. Hatch obtained an sudden bundle with a notice that reads “Any individual loves you.” This reward adjustments Mr. Hatch. An excellent guide to assist your older preschoolers take into consideration others and the way they really feel.
Happy Valentine’s Day, Little Critter! by Mercer Mayer
A timeless traditional, you possibly can’t go improper with Little Critter in preschool.
Greatest Valentine Image Books to Learn Aloud to Children
How do Dinosaurs Say I Love You? by Jane Yolen
The How Do Dinosaurs books are at all times successful! Your youngsters will giggle with delight as they learn the foolish antics of the bumbling baby like dinosaurs who trigger all types of issues. However ultimately, they’re reassured by the mother and father and reminded how a lot they’re liked.
Love, Escargot, Dashka Slater
Escargot, the snail, is worked up to have fun Snailentine’s Day, however when he reveals up at a celebration he will get so nervous, he considers hiding out in his shell. With the assistance of a newfound pal, he discovers simply what love is all about.
Construction Site: You’re Just Right, by Sherri Duskey Rinker
Kindness and love take middle stage on this loveable elevate the flap guide. The straightforward rhyming textual content will make it simple to comply with alongside as readers attempt to uncover who’s leaving everybody the particular secret messages.
Fiona, Love at the Zoo, by Zondervan
On this version of the wildly common Fiona the Hippo sequence, Fiona discovers how every of her associates on the zoo say “I Love You.” From Pandas, to Giraffes, to Swans, youngsters will delight find out how animals talk their affection with one another.
How to Catch a Loveosaurus, by Alice Walstead
The Catch Membership Children are on one other mission, this time to catch the elusive Loveosaurus. The uncommon Loveosaurus has escaped the museum and is operating wild spreading love and kindness. Are you able to catch the Loveosaurus?
Valentine’s Day Guide Record for Preschoolers
Love from Llama Llama, by Anna Dewdney
Discover out all of the the reason why Little Llama shares the explanations he thinks love is nice on this particular Valentine’s Day guide Anna Dewdney guide.
Grumpy Monkey Valentine Gross-Out, by Suzanne Lang
All people love Grumpy Monkey! On this vacation model, Jim Panzee shares all of the the reason why he will get grossed out by all of the love he sees on Valentine’s day. Your little learners will giggle with delight all through this foolish learn aloud.
Rocket’s Secret Valentine, by Tad Hills
Beloved Rocket has a secret valentine who’s leaving him particular notes. Following the clues with Rocket and filling within the lacking phrases within the story will preserve your readers engaged from starting to finish of this pleasant story.
Books to Rejoice Valentine’s Day
How We Say I Love You, by Nicole Chen
How do you present your loved ones you like them? This gorgeously illustrated guide invitations readers to find alternative ways individuals categorical like to their members of the family, and encourages alternatives for wealthy dialogue about love and the way it’s expressed in our actions.
Love from the Crayons, by Drew Daywalt
The crayons are again on this love stuffed version of the favourite sequence. Readers will discover the numerous completely different shades of affection.
Love, from The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by Eric Carle
From essentially the most liked and prolific youngsters’s writer of all-time, beloved Eric Carle. Little readers uncover all of the the reason why particular individuals make our lives higher and brighter.
Dino-Valentine’s Day, by Lisa Wheeler
Repetitive rhyming textual content and goofy illustrations makes this the proper Valentine’s Day learn aloud on your dinosaur loving crowd.
Slugs in Love, by Susan Pearson
What might be sillier than two slugs in love? Marylou is infatuated by Herbie. She loves his glistening slime path, the way in which he stretches himself to slip by way of the cellar window, and his knack for locating the juiciest tomatoes within the backyard. However Marylou is so shy, how can she get Herbie’s consideration so he’ll fall in love together with her?
The following step is selecting which of those Valentine’s Day books to learn aloud to your youngsters first!