At the Living
Wisdom School, the Month of May is a tribute to our Mothers.
About 8 years ago I began the tradition in our school of honoring our mothers, as
a way of providing a platform for the children to express their love on
Each year the children meticulously draw their moms’ portraits for our
They also participated in a classroom interview, answering questions such as, “How did God make mothers?”; “If you could change anything about your mom, what would it be?”; and, “What are moms made of?” The questions always draw delightful smiles and insights into the child’s inner life.
|Quiet moment reading the interview questions.|
The children in my classroom spend the week preparing the menu for the Mother’s Day Tea, practicing the songs that we will sing during our all-school performance, making delightful gifts, and practicing the art of manners and serving their mothers first at the tea table.
|Serving our Mother's|
|Preparing our salad for the Mother's Day Tea|
|All the children singing at the Mother's Day Tea|
For the first time this year, we set up a photo booth so that moms could have their photos taken with their children.
I am hoping that the joy and vibration from our simple event touched all of our divine mothers everywhere.