Mrs. McVeigh’s Manners Themes of the Week Car and Carpool & Airplanes

Ask your child about what it means to have good manners in the Car, and the following questions!

  • If someone is going to pick us up, how can we show that we are ready?
    • Wait outside for them, or at least sit by the window and be ready to go out the door quickly.
  • What do we do as soon as we get into a car?
  • We shut the door, sit down, and buckle our seat belt.
  • Is it okay to put our feet up on the back of the seats? Why?
    • You will get the seats dirty, and it could be distracting to the driver.
  • What are some things that could distract the driver?
    • Being noisy, throwing things, asking to change the radio station too many times…

Ask your child the following questions about Airplanes:

  • Should you have an extra quiet voice on an airplane?  Why or why not?
  • Can you get up anytime and move around?
  • Name some good activities on an airplane.