Make an origami heart:
A variety of origami hearts can be found here including 3-D hearts and flat hearts.
WikiHow has illustrated video instructions on how to make a flat origami heart.
Learn how to make an origami heart with this YouTube video or a heart shaped box with this one.
Tip: Some of the flat origami hearts will allow you to slip a little message inside.
Heart related activities:
Enchanted Learning has a bunch of Valentine’s Day activities with hearts here. You will find: Cards, wreaths, mobiles, chains and more.
What kind of animals can be made with hearts? Check out on DLTK’s Heart Animal Paper Craft where you will find ways to make: Dogs, elephants, cats, fish, frogs and more from hearts. This site has printable templates.
Heart related activities can be found here on Fran’s World of Discovery such as: Pin prick cards, cut out hearts, decorated hearts and more.
Learn how to make a heart with a twist balloon! The YouTube video provided will show you how.
Wikipedia: Heart (symbol)
History: What is the origin of the heart symbol?
YouTube: Hearts Playlist – Heart related craft ideas with instructions.
Related activities on Fran’s World:
Chocolate Activities – Learn the history of chocolate and make some yummy things with chocolate.
Valentine’s Day – Learn the history of Valentines Day and make some fun crafts that relate to the holiday.