Conversation candy hearts are a traditional part of our Valentine’s Day! What else can you do besides eat them {and I don’t suggest eating many}? Why not play and learn with awesome science, sensory, fine motor, and early learning math candy hearts activities!


10 Conversation Candy Hearts Activities Valentines Day Learning Science Sensory Math

We love Valentine’s Day and have a huge collection of cool Valentine’s Day science activities to go along with this fun holiday! Everything we tend to do is pretty simple, inexpensive, and loads of fun.

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Here are some of our favorite candy hearts activities with those little awesome conversation heart candies! I also collected a few, awesome ideas from some of my wonderful blogging friends! Hope you enjoy. STEM, sensory and fine motor play!

Candy Heart Counting and Sensory Math Game

Fine motor skills, sensory play and one to one counting in a quick and simple activity.

Heart Counting Game Valentine's Math activity rice sensory play

Heart Candy Oobleck Sensory Science

Oobleck is the easiest science activity for play and learning. Discover a cool fluid and give it a Valentine’s Day theme!

Candy hearts obelisk science sensory Valentines activity

Heart Candy Science: Sink the Boat

The perfect candy hearts activities, sink the boat {or heart}. How many does it take? Will they dissolve?

Candy Hearts Science Sink Boat Activity

Candy Hearts Salt Dough

3 ingredient, super quick salt dough recipe with these fun candies for play.

Candy Heart Salt Dough Recipe Homemade Sensory Play

Candy Heart Math Invitation: Measuring Hearts

Measuring hearts is fun when you try a non-standard form of measurement!

Candy Heart Measuring Math Exploration Preschool Math Activity

I have included a few cool candy hearts activities from other great bloggers to round out our play ideas! 

Candy Heart Catapult | Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails

Breaking Candy Hearts | Fun A Day

Convrsation Heart Candy Science Experiments | Coffee Cups and Crayons

Candy Heart Rainbow Science Experiment | Fantastic Fun and Learning

Valentine Candy Science: Dancing Hearts | Inspiration Laboratories

I hope you grab yourself a bag or two of conversation candy hearts and try out these easy and fun ideas for Valentine’s Day! Hands-on play and learning is simple when you add a bit of novelty and of course a sweet treat! 



Check out even more awesome heart themed Valentine’s Day Science Activities that are candy free!

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