When children are kind, courteous, and respectful, people enjoy being around them and reciprocate with the same behavior.
This book helps kids understand the importance of showing politeness, speaking kindly, using basic courtesies (“please,” “thank you,” “excuse me”), and respecting the feelings of others.
Scenarios and role-play activities help adults reinforce the book’s lessons.
About the Author
Cheri J. Meiners, M.Ed., has her master’s degree in elementary education and gifted education. A former first-grade teacher, she has taught education classes at Utah State University and has supervised student teachers. Cheri and her husband, David, have six children. They live in Laurel, Maryland.
"Useful resources for parents, teachers, and counselors." —School Library Journal
"Fills a demand for simple, straightforward books promoting social skills and attitudes helpful to preschool and primary-grade children." —Booklist
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