Teaching good manners to my children has always been a focus in my household. Perhaps that was due to my mother's influence on my childhood, and her father's influence on her childhood.
Practicing good manners teaches responsibility, and leads to respect. When people are polite, they feel good about themselves and others. When parents see their children behaving in a polite manner, they feel
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The idea of being a good citizen is powerful to kids. I remember being in first grade, and receiving a "good citizenship" award. After
Sports aren't just fun to play and watch. They are also healthy and team building too. But what happens when good sportsmanship turns into bad sportsmanship, and
I've recently been on a video making kick, so thought I would make a video to show people what comes in a typical character education packet found in my TpT store. The packet I chose to highlight was respect. Why respect? Because respect is an essential social skill, and when people give and receive respect, amazing things can happen.