Pop-Up Cards

Substitute any seasonal object in place of the Valentine.


  • Sheet of construction paper
  • Markers/Crayon/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors


Under 1 Hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Cut around solid outside line.
  2. Fold card in half lengthwise with fold pointing toward you. (X - Y)
  3. Crease.
  4. Then open.
  5. Fold along line 1 to B.
  6. Crease, then open.
  7. Fold along line 2 to B.
  8. Crease, then open
  9. Fold in half widthwise away from the heart and keep folded. (Line Z)
  10. Fold side x to side y tucking in heart along its fold lines.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013