February is a month packed full of great holidays and super fun themes. February is also Black History, American Heart, and Library Lovers’ Month! It also includes Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, Presidents’ Day, and National Tell a Fairy Tale Day. Take time with us to celebrate these upcoming events with some of our favorite homeschool freebies!
American Heart Month
Crusin’ the Heart Highway
Learn how the blood flows through the heart with this printable (you have to register but you get 10 free downloads per month).
Learn more about the heart, how it works, and heart transplants with NOVA.
Printable heart sheets for different age levels to color, label, and notebook the parts and functions of the heart.
Learn more about the heart and how to keep it healthy with info from KidsHealth.org. There is also a fun kid video on how the heart works!
Black History Month
African American Inventors
Learn about great inventors like Frederick McKinley Jones, Lewis Howard Latimer, Garrett Morgan, Madam C.J. Walker and more with this printable.
Black History Graphic Organizers and Biography Papers
Graphic organizers and biography sheets for famous historians such as Frederick Douglass, George Washington Carver, Booker T. Washington, Jackie Robinson, Jesse Owens, and more.
Ruby Bridges Character Trait Activity
Graphic organizer and writing activity printables about American civil rights activist Ruby Bridges.
Homeschool Resources for Black History Month
A plethora of free resources from Let’s Homeschool High School.
Library Lovers’ Month
Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt
Turn your next trip to the library into an adventure with this fun scavenger hunt from Scholastic.
Editable Personal Bookmarks
Once you return from the library, you will need some new bookmarks to use. Personalize your own reading strategies bookmark.
A multitude of printables and activity ideas for different ages on library rules, book care, ABC order, Dewey Decimal System, and more.
Learn how librarians record and read patron book requests with this call slip printable.
Library Skills Learning Pack
Library skills pack including printables for library rules, Dewey Decimals, and fiction/nonfiction.
Fun online game to practice shelving fiction and nonfiction library books. Fun for all ages!
Groundhog 120 Chart Mystery Picture
Practice the 120 chart while coloring a cute groundhog.
Groundhog Day Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten
Find a poster, emergent reader, ten frames cards, and more all themed for Groundhog Day.
Groundhog Day Printable and Hands-on Fun
Printables for Groundhog Day (ABC order, handwriting practice, notebooking page, and more) along with links to hands-on activities!
Groundhog Day Compound Words
Cute groundhog themed compound word activity for language art fun.
Pennsylvania Unit Study
Learn more about the state that is home to the famous groundhog named Phil that is said to predict the weather each year on Groundhog Day.
Like groundhogs, moles burrow into the ground. Play this related rodent game from LGFK.
Adding Tens and Ones
Valentine’s day math practice with adding tens and ones. Great for early learners.
Candy Heart Experiment
Practice science experiment observations with this printable and activity using candy hearts.
History of Valentine’s Day
Learn about the history of Valentine’s Day with a video and information from History.com.
Melissa and Doug Valentine’s Day Printables
Four printables for all ages. Print a coloring sheet, writing sheet, art sheet, and jigsaw making sheet for Valentine’s Day fun.
Roses are red, Violets are blue
Practice your rhyming skills for your homemade Valentine’s Day cards with this game from LGFK.
Valentine’s Day Math Worksheets
Various math practice worksheets (word problems, graphing, comparing and ordering numbers, patterns, counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication and mixed operations).
Valentine’s Math and Science Ideas
Practice math concept with printables (estimation, graphing, symmetry, and patterns) and try fun science activities ( observation/comparisons, plant absorption, magnetism, and heart rates).
Valentine STEM and Reading Activity
Upper Elementary freebie! Instructions on how to make a cupid’s bow and reading printable about the history of Cupid.
Learn about the history of Presidents’ Day with articles, videos, and speeches from History.com.
President’s Day Games
Celebrate President’s Day with fun games from LGFK. Match presidents and first ladies, unscramble president names, and more!
President’s Day Mini Unit Study
Find copy work quotes from Abraham Lincoln & George Washington, money bingo, and more in this President’s Day mini unit study.
Presidents’ Day Study Pack
Study pack with a word search, writing prompts, and more to help you celebrate President’s Day.
President Task Cards
Learn about each president with these task cards. Each card includes an interesting presidential fact along with a higher-level thinking task.
National Tell A Fairy Tale Day
Fairy Tale STEM
STEM ideas for some of your favorite fairy tales! Design and build the 3 bear’s houses, make baby bear a strong bed or one of the other fun activities.
Free Fairy Tale Books for Emergent Readers
Books to help your beginning readers (includes the stories: The Billy Goats Gruff, The Little Red Hen, The Three Little Pigs, and Goldilocks and The Three Bears).
Free Fairy Tale Plays
Nice collection of free short fairy tale plays to use for read alouds or reader’s theater. Fun for all ages!
Free Fairy Tale Printable Pack
This reading, writing, and storytelling pack includes a graphic organizer, writing paper, and a storytelling game to write your own fairy tale.
Free Fairy Tale Story Map
Map out your favorite fairy tale with this free story map.