World Teacher’s Day activities can be in the form of an award ceremony recognizing the good work done by outstanding teachers and their contribution to the society and hence to the whole world. National Teacher’s Day activities comprise conferences, cultural events, meets and fun activities. There are unique and brilliant activity ideas for teachers. Games are arranged for teachers and cultural shows are put up on stage by students. Dramas, skits, and role-play in Hindi, English and in other languages are enacted on stage to give the teachers a good time. Appreciation notes are read out to teachers for their contribution and gifts are poured on them. Teacher’s Day activities might also include gala parties with music, dance, and food.
Some Examples of Teachers Day Activity Ideas
- Honour your teachers for their contribution to the school, society and the nation as a whole by singing teachers day songs for their motivation and appreciation.
- Select a few happy quotes for teachers and read those in your assembly or in your class.
- There are great poems for teachers which you can recite to make your teacher feel special.
- You can organize dramas, arrange for games, dance competitions or even imitate teachers to let them know how good they are in teaching.
- Organize a movie for the teachers in a group.
Teachers Day Celebrations
Preparations for Teacher’s Day celebrations start a month ahead with the tiny tots rehearsing for their cultural performances. Students have always felt that they can never thank their teachers enough for all that they got from them. To make this day special for them, students gift their teachers with beautiful and thoughtful gifts, greetings cards, and loving messages. Schools and colleges all over India arrange for colourful cultural programs, interesting activities, and games for teachers to participate. Gifts are arranged for the teachers along with Teachers’ Day cards with sweet sayings and quotes written on them. In Bhutan, Teacher’s Day is celebrated on May 2 to pay respect to the third king of Bhutan Jigme Dorji Wangchuck on his birth anniversary for initiating the modern system of education in the country.