Mother’s Day teaching resources

Mother’s Day is a chance for families to celebrate and appreciate their mothers by lavishing them with love, gifts and gratitude for all that they do. Our special Mother’s Day collection offers assembly and lesson ideas to help children thank their mums and all the motherly figures in their lives.

Mother’s Day PowerPoint

  • A visually pleasing Mother’s Day introduction for younger pupils.

Crepe paper roses

  • A great creative lesson for students to make crepe paper roses for their mothers.

Global maternal health

  • Oxfam encourages young people to take action by participating in the global campaign to improve maternal health.

Mothers matter

  • A well presented pack to enable your school to learn and take action to promote healthy motherhood around the world.

Celebrate carers

  • Spare a thought for pupils who don’t have their mum at home - consider what ‘mothering’ or a ‘mother figure’ means and the people we can all be thankful for.

Mother’s Day assembly

  • A video assembly from TES partner TrueTube on Mother’s Day including music suggestions and a script.

Mother’s Day borders

  • A collection of themed borders for a range of Mother’s Day activities.

Handprint poem

  • A handprint poem for pupils to give to their mums as a keepsake for Mother’s Day.

Appreciating mum

  • Get pupils writing a letter to their mum thanking her for all she has done for them.

Mother’s drawing

  • A great homework idea. Ask pupils to describe their mothers based on a picture they have drawn.

Making Mother’s Day special

  • A writing frame of ideas on how pupils can make Mother’s Day special for their mums.

Mother’s Day song

  • A Mother’s Day song to the tune of The Mulberry Tree with actions.

Mother’s Day bath bombs

  • A lovely PowerPoint outlining how to create bath bombs for Mother’s Day.

Why I love my mum

  • A writing frame for children to consider why they love their mum.

Mother’s Day origins

  • A simple PowerPoint on the origins of Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day pictures

  • A set of pictures to colour in or copy for Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day poetry

  • Try these great lesson ideas on Mother’s Day themed poetry.

Mother’s Day – you and me book

  • Create a memorable booklet with this very helpful template.

Mother’s Day newspaper

  • A Mother’s Day newspaper template which can be adapted and personalised.

My mum and me – baby animals

  • A PowerPoint based activity on the Baby Einstein book Mama and Me.