The teacher used masking tape to spell Mom. She had the child paint over the tape and when it was dry she removed the tape.
Handprints For Mom
This simple heart planted in a pot is so cute for a first Mother’s Day.
This flower pot took a bit more work! Four handprints and the cute little poem in the middle make this flower great for babies to give to their mom on their first Mother’s Day
Tiny little bugs on the finger tips. Very cute.
Bejeweled poem for mom.
Old School Ideas
These ideas are tried and true old school Mothers Day cards and gifts.
You’ll need Have lots of flowers cut from magazines, seed packets, or seed catalogs. You’ll also need a plastic strawberry quart container. The one we used has a grid almost. Like this… Quart basket .
You’ll also need brown paint and a paper plate or small tray used for the paint. Glue sticks or glue bottles will also be needed.
Begin by having the child dip the strawberry basket into the brown paint and the print it onto the basket cut out. Have the children do this several times to give the effect of a woven basket.
Next have the kids glue on flowers of their choice, keeping the handle free of any flowers.
Finish with a little bow on the handle. (Not shown)
Now let it dry and sign the back with a Mother’s Day message.Read More