Looking for free children's puzzles and games with a Valentine's Day theme? Here, you'll find an abundance of themed word puzzles, jigsaws, mazes and more to play online or print. We'll also show you where to find informative articles about creating Valentines, throwing a Valentine's Day party, or making tasty treats the kids will love!
Valentine Word Search Puzzles
At Valentine's Day Word Search Games for Kids, you'll find a variety of printable puzzles ranging in difficulty from easy an easy 8-word game for beginners to a whopping 68-word puzzle for older children and adults.
There's also a variety of online word search games for those who prefer to play word search games on the computer.
Students of Spanish might like to practice their Valentine vocabulary with our Valentine Word Search in Spanish, a 24-word game with words you can use while out on a noche romantica.
Valentine Crossword Puzzles
Solving crossword puzzles is an entertaining way for children and second language learners to learn and practice their Valentine's Day vocabulary. At Valentine Crossword Puzzles for Kids, we'll show you where to find kid-friendly printable crossword puzzles as well as more challenging crossword games for adults to play online or print.
Valentine Jigsaw Puzzles
Children can get creative this Valentine's Day and make their own jigsaw puzzles using these blank, pre-cut jigsaw puzzles of various sizes and piece counts. Youngsters can draw their own pictures or print a personal message and give it to their Valentine to piece together.
Another fun activity for kids is creating an online jigsaw puzzle with their own Valentine's Day pictures. At Jigidi, kids of all ages can create their own jigsaw puzzles to share with friends and family. To learn more, see our tutorial on Making your own Jigsaw Puzzles at Jigidi.
Very young children may enjoy these free online Valentine Day Jigsaw Puzzles for Kids featuring hearts, cupids and other symbols of Valentine's Day, but older kids will likely find them uninteresting.
Miscellaneous Valentine Puzzles and Games
For a change of pace from the usual word games, kids of middle school age can sharpen their observation skills with these free Valentine Hidden Picture and Spot the Difference Games. The online games feature charming images involved in various situations related to Valentine's Day. The printables are easy-to-solve and well-suited to children of primary school age.
Very young puzzle solvers can learn and practice their number sequencing with this assortment of Valentine Connect-the-Dot Games featuring cupids, hearts, and other related images. There are also puzzles where you count by multiples of 2,3,4,5 etc. that may help children to memorize their times tables.
At Valentine Word Scrambles, Cryptograms and Memory Games, we feature an assortment of themed puzzles including word ladders, word jumbles, cryptograms and math puzzles. And, tour puzzle fans will enjoy finding their way through these printable Valentine's Day Maze Puzzles.
Valentine Crafts, Food and Party Ideas
For an assortment of kid-friendly Valentine craft ideas, see Fun and Easy Valentine Crafts for Kids from About.com's Guide to Child Parenting. Or, if you'd like to make a homemade Valentine's Day Card with your children, see the detailed instructions and imaginative ideas at How to Make a Valentine by About.com's Guide to Family Crafts.
Are you hosting a kids' Valentine's Day Party? Then check out Valentine Party Games for some fun guessing games, storytelling activities and other ideas for imaginative play. And, what party would be complete without some sweet and inventive Valentine's Day Recipes.