Great Children’s Books On Manners To Help You Get ‘Talking & Teaching!’

I came upon a selection of books that ‘Talk and Teach’ and start great conversations from author Maria Dismondy.  around manners. Here are ten of  her favourite books on manners to explore – to help grown-ups have great conversations with little people! Martha Doesn’t Say Sorry By Samantha Berger There are many things that Martha […]

Teaching children respect, good manners and curtesy for others.

I really enjoyed our discussion on BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire  with Annie Oethan discussing manners with Liz Brewer from Ladette to Lady fame as we were discussing a school in Fowey Community College who have introduced manners and etiquette to  teenage girls and boys who seem to be loving them ! Click here to listen […]

Should our children be taught compulsory manners in school ?

  I’ve just been interviewed on LBC London Radio  about Chinese schoolchildren sitting mandatory manners classes in an attempt to smooth some of the rougher edges off modern Chinese society and whether we should introduce the idea over here in the UK. Personally I think social skills help children build and maintain positive relationships with […]