Say Please – everytime you want someone to do something for you
Say Thank You – everytime someone does something for you
Do not interrupt when grown ups are talking – if not controlled in time, this habit can spiral into something very annoying for everyone around you. Kids should know the virtue of patience and learn to wait for their turn.
Say Excuse Me to gain attention – If you want people to turn to you, always say excuse me
Do not make a show of your negative emotions – It is okay to tell others and your parents when you are not feeling okay but making a public display of your foul mood is not right.
Do not make comments on other people’s appearance – It’s outright unacceptable for anyone to comment on someone else’s weight, height, colour
Always greet people – Always say Hi, Good morning to people you meet
Thank people for having you over – Whenever you are leaving your child’s house, make it a point to thank his parents for having you over
Knock on doors that are shut before entering – Do not walk right into shut door. It’s polite to knock and wait for a response
Never use foul language – Nah! Not acceptable
Do not bully or gang up against someone – If others are making fun of something or bullying them, doesn’t make it right for you to do it too!
Try to enjoy your company and do not say ‘I am bored’ all the time – It’s alright to sit idle sometimes and not shout over your lungs that you having nothing to do and hence you are bored.
Hold the door open for the person coming after you – Kids learn from their parents. Practice this!
Always ask if you can help – It’s good to help adults without expecting any reward in return
Do not make noise while eating – Eat slowly and without making a noise
Do not pick your nose in public