Children’s Etiquette


Children are acting out more and more these days, and our casual society combined with a general lack of respect for authority has only made matters worse. Modern times call for modern measures and we have just the solution. Our individualized programs offer life-long, commonsense guidelines to help children know how to behave in any type of situation and allow them to get along with others and thrive. Through acquiring and practicing these indispensable life skills, children experience a heightened awareness, strengthened relationships, and increased self-esteem both at school and at home.

  • Recommended Ages: Girls and boys 6 to 12 years
  • Private Instruction: One (1) to two (2) hour session or series of sessions
  • Price: Call 310.276.9078 for a quote
  • Dining Tutorial: Food & beverages charged separately
  • Instruction Hours: Weekdays 10am - 7pm | Weekends 11am – 5pm

Curriculum

  • Poise & Posture
  • Sitting, Standing & Walking
  • Grooming Techniques
  • Vocalization Exercise
  • Language, Junk Words & Swear Words
  • World Class Handshakes
  • Eye Contact & Smiling
  • Respectful Greetings with Adults & Superiors
  • Self-Introductions & Introducing Others
  • Curtsy & Bow
  • Mindfulness & Awareness of Others
  • The Art of Conversation
  • Listening Skills
  • Refraining from Interrupting
  • Compliments, Conflicts & Criticism
  • Graceful Goodbyes
  • How to Politely Ask for Something
  • Telephone Skills
  • Techno-Manners
  • Common Courtesies
  • Taking the Stairs, Escalator & Elevator
  • Opening Doors
  • The Art of Conversation
  • How to Politely Ask for Something
  • Making Friends
  • Playdates & Sleepovers
  • Good Sportsmanship
  • Going to the Theatre, Museum, Concerts or Sporting Events
  • Setting a Basic Table
  • Navigating the Table
  • Dining Implements
  • Handling Glassware
  • Bread and Butter Plate
  • Styles of Eating: Continental vs. American style
  • Resting and Finished Positions
  • Napkin Placement & Usage
  • Behavior at Restaurants & In Private Homes
  • Appropriate Table Conversation
  • Excusing Oneself
  • Accepting & Sending Invitations
  • Importance of RSVP
  • Proper Dress
  • Appropriate Party Behavior
  • How to be a Gracious Host
  • How to be a Respectful Guest
  • When You Are the Guest
  • Thanking the Host
  • Party Conversation
  • Gift Giving & Receiving
  • Choosing a Gift & “No Gifts”
  • Thank You Notes

Private or private group instruction is offered. Kindly contact us with your preferred date and time and we’ll do our best to accommodate your schedule.

Please inquire at [email protected] with additional questions or to receive more information.