If you don’t want any of your students to feel left out when making Mother’s Day gifts, this is the perfect gift for a special Stepmom, Grandmother, or Aunt! This Mother’s Day gift makes for an adorable keepsake for the mother figure of your students. The kids write and illustrate a booklet all about them. It has a “You Are My Sunshine” theme. Identical pages are available for Stepmom, Grandma, Nana & Aunt.
Pages included in the booklet (see the preview for images):
Space for students to draw an illustration of stepmom/grandma/nana/aunt.
-All About My Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt
Kids fill in fun facts about their family members (their guesses on height/weight etc. never get old). Other prompts on this page include:
“She always says_____”
“She always forgets to _____”
“She laughs when _____”
-My Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt’s Favorites
Kids fill in bubbles of their family member’s favorites (favorite restaurant, favorite movie, etc.)
-Additional pages for them to respond to writing prompts about their Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt and illustrate pictures for each. Prompts:
My Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt looks beautiful when _________
After I go to sleep, my Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt _________
Her favorite way to relax is __________
The best meal she cooks is _________
Our favorite thing to do together is ________
My Stepmom/Grandma/Nana/Aunt is my SUNSHINE and I love her because ________
To go along with the “You Are My Sunshine” theme of the booklet, students make their own sunshine picture frames. Take a photo of each child holding the sign that says “You Are My Sunshine” and put the photo inside the frame. The sun and cloud templates, 5 options for photo signs, and teacher instructions are included with this download.
The special family members in your students’ lives are sure to love this special booklet and photo frame!
If you’d like to purchase this product with Mom pages included, you can bundle & save by clicking here:
If you’d like Mom pages only (without Stepmom, Grandma, Nana, and Aunt pages), they are available here:
You might also like these similar Mother’s Day gifts with a ladybug theme. The front cover of the book and photo frame sign say, “My Mom is a Special Lady.”
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