Manners Classes

for Children, Tweens, and Teens

Manners Classes

Bring Common Courtesy Kids to the students in your sphere of influence. Classes may be customized to serve your venue and learning objectives.

Contact Alissa at 610-969-5773 or email

Manners Classes for Boys & Girls (Ages 4 - 7)

Etiquette learning themes:

  • Eye contact
  • Handshakes
  • Magical words: please, thank you and you’re welcome
  • Greetings
  • Manners in public places
  • Table manners
  • Setting the table
  • How to hold a fork correctly
  • What to do when you don’t like something on your plate
Manners Classes for Tweens (Ages 8 - 12)

Learning themes include:

  • Eye contact
  • Impressive handshakes
  • Introductions
  • Posture
  • Appropriate dress
  • Leadership
  • Friendship
  • Online manners
  • Party etiquette
  • Writing thank you notes
  • Manners in public places
  • Setting the table
  • Where is my bread plate?
  • How to hold the fork correctly with American and Continental styles of dining
  • Table manners
Manners Classes for Teens(Ages 13 - 18)

Etiquette themes include:

  • Social skills
    • Eye contact, posture, handshakes, introductions, conversational skills, appearance matters, thank you notes, self respect
  • Dining skills
    • Navigating a table setting, napkin etiquette, American & Continental styles of dining, how to eat certain foods, duties of host/hostess, duties of a guest
  • Managing your technology communications
    • Smart phone skills
  • Job interview skills

“She clearly absorbed the information you shared and implemented much of it. She was sad for the class to end.”

-from a parent

“Do you know about that Manners class? It is so much fun!”

-from a student

“Common Courtesy Kids is common sense to enroll any child.”

-from a parent

“Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.”

-Clarence Thomas