Do you want your child to have better manners? Parents often wish that children would have better manners when going to a restaurant, attending a movie or live theater performance, and other family outings when good manners might be used to show respect for other people. The fact is, children are children, and there are new rules along with the common-sense rules that should be applied to teaching manners to your child.
The Ellen Meade Studios in Sarasota offers etiquette classes for children from the ages 6-teens. Table etiquette, skills to use in a variety of social situations, and basic rules of good manners are taught with creative hands-on classes. The Ellen Meade Studios offer classes with bilingual staff. The studio school is located at 1323 63rd Ave. E., in the Bradenton area of Sarasota. Interested parents may call 941-755-1757 for enrollment and class schedules.
Etiquette classes are often taught by a nationally recognized children's etiquette instructor at a variety of other locations in Sarasota. Mimi's Manners is a nationally recognized source for etiquette classes for children. The Field Club and the Sarasota Ritz-Carlton in Sarasota often sponsor etiquette classes for children that are taught by an instructor from Mimi's Manners. The classes are taught at several times during the year. The classes that are sponsored by Mimi's Manners are taught in fun and creative ways. Interested parents may call the Field Club and the Sarasota Ritz-Carlton for scheduled classes. the holiday season is approaching, and good manners could be a great gift for your child.
Books are also a great source to open a discussion about good manners. The selected books in the List are great resources for parents to add to family reading time. One of the books is of interest in that it addresses the idea that the rules have changed for teaching manners to your child. One of the selected books is written and illustrated by a popular children's author. Each book in the List offers great pointers and tips for teaching manners.
Check out the List for fun read-alouds to celebrate National Good Manners Month during the month of September.