An important part of character education is teaching children manners and respect in the classroom and school. This 14 minute presentation with audio reviews 15 important manners all kids should practice.
Manners and respect are inseparable and you cannot learn to respect yourself until you respect others. The importance of school manners cannot be overstated. Good manners lead to better self-esteem and self-confidence. Good manners are social behaviors that help kids build and strengthen relationships. It has been shown that well-mannered children become better leaders. Good behavior in the classroom leads to better learning. This fun and engaging presentation will hold the interest of students in 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade.
The characters of Marcus and Mandy will teach students about the following:
* Saying "please" and "thank you
* Not interrupting others
* Saying "excuse me"
* Asking how others are doing
* Saying "I'm sorry
* Not using foul language
* Covering the mouth to cough or sneeze
* Holding open doors
* Not making fun of people
* Raising hand to speak in the classroom
* Not name-calling
* Cleaning up after oneself.
* Being a good sport
" Awesome presentation!!! My first grade students loved it!!"
" Very Helpful. Students really enjoyed!"
Patrick M. .
"Perfect for my second grade unit on manners."
Other effective character education resources available through Rick's Resources as follows:
Kindness Task Cards
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