The holiday, traditionally celebrated on February 23 as Defender of the Fatherland Day, has long become a truly national Men's Day. Every year, the female part of the family or work collective congratulates men not only orally, but also with the help of wall newspapers. But making a wall newspaper will not be difficult even for people who are far from drawing and journalism: you just need to show a little imagination when making it.
It is necessary
- - one or more sheets of whatman paper (depending on the estimated size of the newspaper);
- - paints;
- - paint brushes:
- - PVA or silicate glue;
- - colored paper;
- - scissors;
- - extracts (newspaper and magazine clippings) from reviews of military equipment and weapons, etc. messages of interest to the male part of the team / family;
- - copies of orders on awarding employees for the Day of Defenders of the Fatherland or written congratulations from the leadership of the team / real or symbolic telegrams with congratulations from far-away relatives - with the family version of the wall newspaper.
Write the name of the wall newspaper in bright colors or paste it in large letters cut out of colored paper: from afar, eye-catching bright letters will guarantee that people will certainly come up to your newspaper and read it. The inscription usually occupies no more than a quarter of the entire space of the wall newspaper.
Place the official mandatory men's congratulations on the holiday and wishes in the upper left side of the wall newspaper sheet or in the center. Congratulations (if any) from related teams and management are usually posted there.
Place below the official part of the newspaper news on the topic of the armed forces: about events related to the adoption of new terms of service in the army, about reorganization and its interim results, a new uniform, the release of a demobilization order and other things of interest to the male part of the team or family).
Write by hand or paste the prepared and printed on separate sheets using a printer (which is preferable, as it is easier to read when reading) poems about the courage and fearlessness of men, shown during the war and peacetime.
Place lighter materials in the lower and right parts of the wall newspaper: humorous notes on the army and service, anecdotes on the army theme (men who served in the army will understand and appreciate them), charades, proverbs and sayings reflecting the difficult army service, ditties on the topic celebration of February 23rd, army, war and peace.
Use photographs of team members in preparing the wall newspaper. Depending on the nature of the wall publication, it can be funny photos or photos in a formal setting and in uniform. It is advisable to provide the photographs with captions explaining the moments of life depicted on them.
When holding events related to the celebration of Defender of the Fatherland Day, also post their plan indicating which part of the event at what time and where exactly will be held (for example, "The solemn meeting and concert will take place at 10.00 o'clock in the assembly hall").