Manners Themes of the Week August 3, 2020

This week's Mrs. McVeigh's Manners Themes of the Week is Mask Etiquette and Social Distancing. 

Ask your child about Mask Etiquette, and the following questions.

  • Why is it polite to wear a mask?
    • So you help prevent the spread of Covid-19.
  • Your mask needs to go over your nose and mouth, or just nose?
    • Nose and mouth.
  • What if you need a break from your mask?
    • Find a restroom stall, or wait until no one is around, and pull it down for a moment.

Ask your child about Social Distancing, and the following questions.

  • Why it is polite to socially distance right now?
    • So I do not get or give someone Covid-19.
  • What should I do if someone is standing too close to me?
    • Casually step back to get 6-feet away.
  • Is it okay to get close to your good friends?
    • Try to keep yourself more distanced than you used to be.