The Seeker

In between times …is NOW.

Good Morning, Sunshine

11 Comments

sunshine

Aboriginal Paper Mache

Cree Proverb

Realize that we as human beings have been put on this earth for only a short time and that we must use this time to gain wisdom, knowledge, respect and the understanding for all human beings since we are all relatives.

“ka-kí-kiskéyihtétan óma, namoya kinwés maka aciyowés pohko óma óta ka-hayayak wasétam askihk, ékwa ka-kakwéy miskétan kiskéyihtamowin, iyinísiwin, kistéyitowin, mina nánisitotatowin kakiya ayisiniwak, ékosi óma kakiya ka-wahkotowak.”

Class of 4/5 at Bayview Elementary School.  The students are learning about First Nation culture.  This project helps stimulate the children’s interest in other culture by integrating Social Studies, Language and Arts.

This one of many masks that are on display at the lobby of the Education Centre.

Author: seeker

I am a pilgrim on this earth.

11 thoughts on “Good Morning, Sunshine

  1. Sums up the importance of existing.

  2. Sadly I’ve not heard or read any First Nations proverbs before, I look forward to reading more in your future posts!

  3. I like the proverb, P! And oh what beautiful colours! Makes me smile, as a matter of fact … thank you! :-)

  4. Great quote! Very creative and cheerful mask :)

  5. Lovely proverb! Very wise.

Best place for you to leave your presence. Write.

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,892 other followers