A thorough introduction to good etiquette and proper manners for middle school students. In this two-session class Elizabeth Etiquette will begin by introducing the proper way to manage introductions and greetings, appropriate hygiene and grooming, deportment, posture and sitting correctly. In the second session there will be a focus on table etiquette including setting the table, sitting politely, napkin etiquette, manners at the table and how to hold cutlery correctly. All skills will be demonstrated by Elizabeth and there will be time for questions and answers. Students will leave class with exercises to practice at home and to keep for future reference. Students learn proper manners and communication skills with a strong focus on respect and the value of others. Supply List: Please have a pen or pencil and paper for each class and for the second class please also have: a Dinner knife; a Dinner fork; a Soup spoon; a Dessert Fork; a Dessert Spoon; a Dinner plate; a Soup bowl; a Water Glass; and a Table Napkin.
Ann Elizabeth Burnett, the Founder and President of Elizabeth Etiquette, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Leadership. She is a Certified Children’s Etiquette Trainer and Certified Breakthrough Coach™. Elizabeth is also etiquette trainer to the contestants of Miss BC (British Columbia), and a mentor with Futurpreneur Canada (formerly CYBF). Elizabeth was drawn to etiquette coaching in large part due to her family history which includes a Toastmaster at a luxury hotel in London, and an etiquette advisor for visiting royalty and dignitaries. Regardless of social or economic standing, Elizabeth’s mission is to help people engage with everyone equally and respectfully. Elizabeth Etiquette will help you overcome social anxieties and improve your confidence in any situation. Elizabeth was also Etiquette Consultant to The BFG Movie, Director: Steven Spielberg.