Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

56 reviewed resources for writing mother's day poems

Lesson Planet

How to Write a “Roses are Red” Valentine’s Day Poem

For Students 3rd - 8th Standards
Compose a Valentine's Day poem! Practicing their rhyming skills, scholars follow the traditional format to create a happy poem for a friend or family member. 
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day Acrostic

For Students K - 4th
Make sure your pupils have something to bring home to mom for Mother's Day by assigning this acrostic poem. The word mother is written in long letters along the left side; individuals use these letters to start each line of a mom-themed...
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day Poems and Lesson Plans

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Mother's Day poems and other types of activities can get students' creative juices flowing.
Lesson Planet

How to Write a Funny Epitaph Poem

For Students 3rd - 8th Standards
What can happen if you eat too much cafeteria food? Or wear dirty clothes every day? Or talk back to your mother? Use a lesson on humorous poems as a way for students to practice silly rhymes as fictional epitaphs.
Lesson Planet

Poetic Teapot Card

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners recognize the role of loved ones in their families and the many things their parents and others contribute to their lives. They write an acrostic poem about their mother, father, or other important person. They then make a...
Lesson Planet

Friendship Cinquain

For Students K - 6th Standards
Invite your class to share their appreciation of one another through the work of a Valentine's Day cinquain poem. Scholars use their knowledge of their classmates to describe them through adjectives, action verbs, and a complete sentence. 
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day Trip

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Help your class develop their public speaking skills. They write original scripts for informative infomercials, plays, or poetry. They work to present their information with purpose.
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this holiday activity, studies write an essay titled "My Mother." Students also create an acrostic poem and illustrate personalized coupons for their mothers.
Lesson Planet

Giving with Imagination

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Demonstrate gift giving as an act of caring about someone versus gifts for show (or gifts from the purse). Elementary learners practice giving gifts from the heart by creating a poem for someone special to them.
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day Collage

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students create a Mother's Day collage using the technological tool Photoshop. In this adobe digital kids club lesson, students explore the Photoshop elements software and discover how to import pictures and combine them to illustrate a...
Lesson Planet

M.O.M. "Memories of Mom"

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students brainstorm a list of writing topics for a "Memories of Mom" book. They choose one of the topics as the subject of the daily essay. Pupils combine a week of daily essays into a book to give their mothers for Mother's Day.
Lesson Planet

10 Fresh Ideas to Get Your Students Writing

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Here are some enticing writing ideas that will motivate any student.
Lesson Planet

Dialect Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners examine the life and works of Paul Laurance Dunbar. In groups, they read various poems of his and use a database to examine the covers of his books. They also discuss the criticism he faced during his life and how he dealt...
Lesson Planet

Shared Reading and Writing

For Teachers 1st
Engage your class in shared reading and writing activities with this group of lessons. They work practice using phonemes and story elements while they read aloud books by Mem Fox and Kit Wright. They also participate in shared writing as...
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students develop their fine motor skills as they make a craft for Mother's Day. In this crafts instructional activity, students make a craft including bookmarks, coupon books, cards, bath salts, and magnets.
Lesson Planet

The Misunderstood Adolescent Writer: Special Lesson Plan

For Teachers 6th - 8th
All young authors experience the frustration of feeling absolutely misunderstood at least once. Your class can experience themselves as writers through a literary analysis and writing project. They read a story about a misunderstood...
Lesson Planet

Picturing America: Images and Words of Hope from Romare Bearden and Langston Hughes

For Teachers 9th - 12th
A carefully crafted three-day lesson integrates poetry and visual art. By analyzing and comparing Langston Hughes' poem "Mother and Son" and Romare Bearden's collage "The Dove," readers explore the theme of hope. The lesson activates...
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students construct Mother's Day cards. In this holiday lesson, students use art supplies to create Mother's Day cards. Students may include an acrostic poem about their mother or a coupon book for their mother.
Lesson Planet

Mom Acrostic Poem

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this Mother's Day worksheet, students write an acrostic poem, using the letters in Mom to begin each line. This could be a Mother's Day card.
Lesson Planet

Mother's Day

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders write a poem describing why they love a special family member. They use decorative paper and illustrations for their poems. Students give thanks and praise to their family members.
Lesson Planet

El Día de las Madres

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students research the origin of Mother's Day and in Spanish, write a poem for their mothers, aunt or grandmother. They plan a Mother's Day event.
Lesson Planet

Using Opening Lines as Writing Prompts

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Help your writers get started with these hooks! Twenty-five opening lines from the "Lives" column in the New York Times Magazine act as prompts for creative writing. Have your learners choose one prompt and write an original essay....
Lesson Planet

Extension Activities for Hoot

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Enrich your study of Hoot by Carl Hiaasen with a series of writing activities. Class members must complete the first assignment (a letter business letter), but can choose from 11 other choices once that assignment is complete. The goal...
Lesson Planet

Blowing Kisses

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders write about their first breath by composing a poem dedicated to their mothers. Then they design a cover for a Mother's Day card and insert their poem inside.