Great gift idea for Mother's Day: Handprint flower: The stem says, "I love my Mom because." and each handprint petal says a reason why they love their mom. Easy to do with construction paper, markers and tape/ glue!
Rather than giving your students chocolate for Valentine's Day, I like this idea to give them a "Sweet Tooth (Tooth brush) Valentine!" I'm sure the parents of your students will think that this is a "sweet" idea! For the ymca kids