Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Resources for Teaching about St. Teresa of Calcutta

We are less than two weeks from the canonization of Mother Teresa! St. Teresa of Calcutta had a profound impact on the world during her life, and continues to inspire and influence us even now.  I've compiled some projects and posts to help you and the kids in your life celebrate and learn from this amazing woman.  Click on the images below to take you to a post or printable.

Mother Teresa Coloring Page:

Mother Teresa Quote Coloring Pages:

And more Mother Teresa Quote Coloring Pages:

Prayer cards about loving like Mother Teresa for students and teachers:

Check out this post with ideas for decorating a Mother Teresa theme:

Create a Mother Teresa theme in your classroom with these folder covers:

Welcome Back Postcards:

And room signs: (if you want to use these and need the name of the classroom edited, I'd be happy to help.  Send me an email at looktohimandberadiant (at)

Teach about things that were important to her, like the Corporal Works of Mercy:

And Spiritual Works of Mercy:

And time for prayer:

I love this beautiful video with audio of Mother Teresa about prayer and holiness:

Teach about the Canonization Process with this activity and printable:

Teach about heroic virtue using this coloring book and printable notes:

Watch The Letters- It is available  for purchase (affiliate link) and is also streaming on Netflix right now.  And find more videos about Sainthood on my YouTube playlist.

Check out my Mother Teresa Board on Pinterest:

St. Teresa of Calcutta, pray for us!


  1. Thank you for sharing this wonderful collection of resources! I am so thrilled to be able to teach about St. Mother Teresa with my students. I'm grateful to you for all the hard work you've done!

  2. Thank you! Such great ideas and resources for teaching about Mother Teresa!