Must-See: Jill Scott on Being a Single Mom, 'Raising a Little Brown Boy in America'

"I want him to have dignity and grace," said Scott during an appearance on Arsenio.

She may be a superstar mom, but Jill Scott is just like the rest of us when it comes to teaching her son to be responsible.

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During an appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show, the Baggage Claim star shared how she gives her 4-year-old son Jett chores to encourage him to have a good work ethic.

"I'm raising a little brown boy in America and I want him to have dignity and grace," she said. "I want him to understand that he can do anything but he has to have a work ethic."

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And if Jett doesn't do his chores, "there's hell to pay," said Scott.

Let the church say amen!

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