Mother's Day Gifts, Classroom Crafts, Activities in May Teachers.Net Gazette

Teachers.Net has rounded up some of its best Mother's Day material, activities and other lesson plans in the Featured Lessons section of the May issue of the monthly Teachers.Net Gazette

San Diego, CA, May 02, 2008 --( Anyone looking for last minute Mother's Day gifts and activities for home, homeschool or classroom use will find help in the May issue of the Teachers.Net Gazette From cards to bath salts, to a tropical theme Mother's Day classroom celebration, the monthly webzine offers delightful and creative solutions to the question, "What can we do for that special woman on her day?"

Mapping Mom's Heart is a simple but delightful craft that can also serve as a Mother's Day card. The Mother's Day Butterfly and Poem uses a child's painted handprints to form a colorful butterfly. A short but lovely poem adds the right touch of love any mother, or other special woman - grandmother, aunt, daycare provider, teacher - in the life of a child, will love.

In the May Teachers.Net Gazette there's help for planning a Mother's Day Tea and tips for putting on a classroom or club event with a tropical theme in its An Island Fever Mother's Day.

What special lady wouldn't enjoy a nice relaxing soak in a hot bath softened with a dose of perfumed bath salts prepared and presented by a special child in her life? The Bath Salts Recipe results in a simple and inexpensive gift even the youngest child can mix up to give with love and pride.

The Mostly Mother's Day entry is chock Full of ideas contributed by teachers during a live Teachers.Net chat.

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Kathleen Carpenter
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