I don’t know why an International School with British heritage celebrates the American Mother’s Day, but it is a bonus for me this year as I have received twice as many cards and presents! British Mother’s Day is in March and American Mother’s Day is in May.
This morning, BISS hosted a “tea party” (at 9.00am for Oliver’s class) to celebrate the Mum’s. We entered a beautifully decorated hall with tables laid ready with tea and cake. The children walked in and we were treated to a performance of Do-Ray-Me, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star and a Chinese song. After this brilliant show, I got to sit with Oliver, drink tea and eat cake for 15 minutes before he went back to class and I went off to work! He also presented me with a beautiful picture of a flower that he had painted – very impressionistic: