ERIC Number: ED393750
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Manners Matter: Activities To Teach Young People Social Skills.
This activity book offers students in grades 3-7 creative, imaginative ways to explore what manners are and are not, why they matter and how to use manners to get more from life. The book is divided into nine chapters: (1) "What Are Manners?"; (2) "Why Do Manners Matter?"; (3) "Getting to Know One Another"; (4) "Polite Words and Greetings"; (5) "More Mannerly Ways"; (6) "What Are Good Table Manners?"; (7) "What Are Good Telephone Manners?"; (8) "How to Dress for Success"; and (9) "What Are Good Party Manners?" Over 40 reproducible activities for both classroom and home use are included. (EH)
Descriptors: Behavior Development, Cooperation, Elementary Education, Group Behavior, Interpersonal Competence, Self Control, Social Behavior, Social Cognition, Social Control
Good Apple, Inc., 299 Jefferson Road, P.O. Box 480, Parsippany, NJ 07054-0480.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Etiquette; Manners; Politeness
Note: Illustrated by Judith Prowse Buskirk.