10 Free Things for Mother’s Day
1. Acrostic Mother’s Day Poems
Students in grades 1-2 write acrostic poems for Mother’s Day.
2. Pop Up Mother’s Day Card
Step-by-step instructions for making a pop up flower card. (K-5)
3. Mother’s Day
(K-12) Brief videos on the history of Mother’s Day around the world.
4. MFA Tour: Motherhood
(K-12) A collection of 64 images and descriptions from the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
5. Mother’s Day Fun Facts
K-12 Download facts and teacher’s guide.
Students in grades K-12 can create Mother’s Day Wordles. The Wordle software generates “word clouds” from provided text, giving greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. Students can adjust fonts, layouts, and color schemes. Students can print them out or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with their friends.
7. Mother’s Day Gift Project: Make a Stained Glass Vase
Students in grades K-12 create faux stained glass vases with glass bottles and colored tissue paper.
8. Mother’s Day Activities and Projects
9. Depicting Motherhood in Family Stories
(6-12) Students examine black-and-white photographs of one American family and compare that family with their own.
10. Mother’s Day Poems
Poems for Mother’s Day: text, video, audio, and articles for grades 9-12.
Bonus! Mother’s Day
A collection of poems about mothers and motherhood for grades 9-12.