Mothers day ideas - Mother’s
Use these games for a Mother's Day
Blindfold the mother, then have a couple of the
children in attendance kiss her on the cheek. Give
each child a number and have the mother guess
which number her child is. Give a few Hershey’s
Kisses to the mother-child who guesses correctly.
Mother – Child
All mothers stand in a circle. Then all children form a
circle around them. The inner and outer circles contain
an equal number of people. Each mother should be
with their child. Mothers begin walking clockwise while
the children walk counterclockwise.
A leader then interrupts by calling out “Birdie on a
perch” At that moment, both circles stop and children
must find their mother. The mother must place the
child on her knee. The slowest mother and child to
assume the designated position is eliminated. Continue
until one couple is left.
Instead of calling out “Birdie on a perch” call
out two body parts and in a position couples
must assume. For instance, one might call out,
”Wrist to nose!” or “Knee to elbow”.
Set up a sheet so that if someone is standing
behind it you can’t see them, only their shadow.
You can then place mothers behind the sheet and
have children try to identify their mother, or vice-
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