10 Table Manners Every Middle Schooler Should Know Holidays are around the corner, so it's a good time to brush up on your family's table manners. Now that my kids are older, I want to teach them some more table manners. They need to understand that more is expected of them at mealtime now that they're no longer little.
I would truly love it if people understood this fact. No matter how much you discipline the child, they will go back and do it again. It takes time, patience, and gentle reminders to work towards fixing the negative attributes. In our case, it has been medicine, a wonderful school, and a lot of creative thinking.