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Grandparents Day

Celebrate Grandparents Day in the classroom with teacher resources that are ready to print for your students! Find "All About Grandma" and "All About Grandpa" templates, grandparent interview templates, Grandparents Day gift ideas, greatest grandparent certificates, and more to celebrate this September holiday at school.

When Is Grandparents Day 2022?

Grandparents Day will be held on Sunday, September 11, 2022. Sometimes called National Grandparents' Day, this secular holiday is always celebrated on the first Sunday of September after Labor Day of each year. It has been this way since 1978, when an official proclamation was signed by President Jimmy Carter.

What Can I Do for My Grandparents Day at School?

If you're planning to celebrate Grandparents Day at school with your students, we have plenty of ideas to make it a very Happy Grandparents Day! Explore our collection now, and keep an eye out for a few of our favorites to add to your Grandparents Day celebration at school, including:

Grandparents Day Facts

Looking for a few Grandparents Day facts to share during your classroom celebration? Try these facts on for size!
  • A 9-year-old named Russell Capper wrote a letter in 1969 to then President Nixon suggesting that Grandparents Day be an official holiday. (This is a great fact to share with your class to inspire them in their own letter writing!)
  • Grandparents Day is also celebrated in Australia, Canada, Estonia, Taiwan, Pakistan, Singapore, Italy, and South Sudan. Those celebrations are held on different days from the American holiday.
  • The official Grandparents Day flower is the forget-me-not.

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