Mothers Day History and Celebration in Schools | Gifts, Crafts

After Easter week and Celebration of Good Friday, Mother’s day is the time to celebrate the existence of the best person in our lives the one who has given us birth the one who has sacrifice so much for us and the one who has done all her best to give us a good life and the person is The Mother.

Mothers Day Celebration in schools |gifts ,crafts

Mother’s Day celebration in School by Kids/Students:

Now a days Mother’s day is celebrated all over the world and specially celebrate this day with great enthusiasm. Many kids have different programs in their school for the mother’s day celebration. Kids are very much interested and very much happy to celebrate the special days in the year one of which is the Mother’s Day. In Schools kids get together and prepare some good handmade gifts for their mother makes some drawing or some craft items and gift it to the mother on the mother’s day.


Crafts and arts by students in the school on the Mother’s Day :

This year mother’s day will be celebrated on 8th May 2016 in most of the countries. Mother’s day is the day which was first celebrated by Anna Jarvis in the memory of her beloved mother Ann Jarvis who died with malaria. She was the one who helped people during the civil world war and gave them support and courage to handle the situation. Mother’s Day is celebrated to honor all mothers and express gratitude for the hardships they bear in bringing up a child. Most countries including US, Australia, Canada and India celebrate Mother’s Day on the second Sunday of May. Mother’s Day came into being due to the efforts made by Ms. Julia Ward Howe and Ms. Anna Jarvis. The Resolution for having a dedicated Mother’s Day was signed by US President Woodrow Wilson on May 8, 1914. Since then people across the world have been celebrating Mother’s Day with joy and devotion.

Mothers Day Date in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Year Mothering Sunday
in the U.K.
Mother’s Day
in the U.S.
2014 March 30 May 11
2015 March 15 May 10
2016 March 6 May 8
2017 March 26 May 14
2018 March 11 May 13
2019 March 31 May 12
2020 March 22 May 10
2021 March 14 May 9


Gifts made by the students in school on the Mother’s Day :

Above are the dates of Mother’s Day in the coming years when it will be celebrated in UK and USA.There are different ways to celebrate the mother’s day. Some arrange for parties, get-together, family outing etc. Mothers are the one who have so much for us than any else. Mother’s Day is intended to be a day to celebrate motherhood. Many churches and families in the United States recognize the second Sunday in May to honor mothers.

History about Mothers Day

Many years ago, England observed a day to honor mothers in mid-Lent that was called Mothering Sunday. In the United Kingdom, Mothers’ Day is celebrated in March.The first known suggestion of Mother’s Day in the United States was in 1872 by Julia Ward Howe. She suggested that people observe the day on June 2 as a day dedicated to peace. Others around the country campaigned for a Mother’s Day including Mary Towles Sasseen, Frank E. Hering, and Anna Jarvis. In 1908, Anna Jarvis of West Virginia began a campaign for a nationwide observance of Mother’s Day. She chose the second Sunday in May and started the custom of wearing a carnation. If a person wears a colored carnation, their mother is is living. A white carnation signifies that their mother has passed away.

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