Independence day is celebrated in all schools and everywhere in the country. This is the most significant day for the citizens of India. This day has given the ray to be free and happy to all the Indians. The kids must know all the national events so that they can value the freedom fighters and their country’s rich history. Let’s check out independence day activities for kids from this article.
Independence Day Celebration With Kids
Independence day celebration is incomplete without some patriotic quotations and slogans of the greatest pioneers and freedom fighters. The quotations are given below for the kid’s independence day celebration.
#“At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.” – Jawaharlal Nehru
#”Forget not that the grossest crime is to compromise with injustice and wrong. Remember the eternal law: you must give if you want to get.” – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
#”Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.” – Mahatma Gandhi
#”If your blood does not rage, then it is water that flows in your veins. For what is the flush of youth, if it is not of service to the motherland?” – Chandra Shekhar Azad
#”Sarfaroshi ki tamanna ab hamare dil me hai, dekhna hai zor kitna baazu-e-qaatil mein hai.” – Ramprasad Bismil
#”So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.” – BR Ambedkar
#”Give me your blood and I will give you freedom!” – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
#”It is easy to kill individuals, but you cannot kill the ideas. Great empires crumbled, while the ideas survived.” – Bhagat Singh
Independence Day Activity Ideas
The most interesting and amazing poems for kids are given below so that they can chant these poems for patriotic feelings on this independence day. The kids should be taught different poems and slogans related to the freedom fighters so that they know about their struggle to make our country free. Here are the best poems for the independence day celebration.
# On this Independence Day
We remember the years past.
We honor this very day
For our flag, old glory has last.
On this Independence Day
Two centuries ago, we
Declared our independence
For justice and liberty.
Let us celebrate with joy and honesty
Happy Independence Day!!!
# With the Himalayas in the north
Indian Ocean in the south
Arabian sea in the west
The Bay of Bengal in the east.
I love my nation
With developed culture
And beautiful sculpture
The people have no rest
To do their work best.
I love my nation
They give us rice in ration
They dress in the latest fashion
They do many inventions
Which are about fiction.
I love my nation
With a number of the hill station
Which are God’s creation
It gives us protection
And save us from tension.
#Today is a time for fireworks and fun
But we shouldn’t forget its reason.
This is one of the most important days
Of the entire summer season.
Today’s the day our nation became free
And the date of the country’s birth.
For so many years we have grown to be
One of the best countries on earth.
# “Not where the musk of happiness blows,
Not where darkness and fears never tread;
Not in the homes of perpetual smiles,
Nor in the heaven of a land of prosperity
Would I be born
If I must put on mortal garb once more…”
# My sleep got disturbed, thrice that day;
I could not sleep tho’ a holiday;
My mind was filled with thoughts unclear;
I got up in the morn, much earlier;
‘Twas India’s Independence Day!
Thunder, and lightning filled the night’s Sky;
The day much overcast did fly;
The Rain was just a drizzle that day;
Wetted the ground with mud and clay;
‘Twas 15th of August, a rainy day.
The pea-birds howled and groaned that night;
The Rain made them shiver with fright;
Though ten, it looked like six in the morn;
The Sun behind the clouds had gone;
The Sky ground-glass remained that day.
The leaky tap-waters that fell,
Raised wavelets, ploppy-toned and swell;
Rain-drops on cables looked like pearls;
Dropped, formed again, enticing souls;
It looked like it would rain for a long time that day.
Rain-drops hanging beneath fir twigs;
Glittered in the scarce light like figs;
The whole tree was aglow, alit;
A thing of beauty, don’t miss it!
The Sky looked like a barred-white board!
A frail, brown-skinned, bony human,
With a sack on their head, bent-back, he ran!
The Indian was agonizing!
Tho’ people keep sermonizing!
Fifty years after Independence!
What good was done for the common man?
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