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Common Courtesies shares some dos and don’ts that help make life a little kinder, gentler, and more gracious.

COMMON COURTESIES: AT THE TABLE

Written by Didith T. Rodrigo

Translated into Filipino by Reg S. Rodrigo

Illustrated by Tris L. Lintag

“Find your seat.” “Turn off your cell phones.” “Eat and drink quietly and carefully.” Gino and Dino love to watch movies, but they sometimes forget their manners! Here are a few reminders to help make the movie experience all the more fun.

COMMON COURTESIES: AT THE TABLE

Written by Didith T. Rodrigo

Translated into Filipino by Reg S. Rodrigo

Illustrated by Patricia S. Lascano

"Wash your hands." "Sit properly." "Don't talk with your mouth full." When Nico and Nica sit down for lunch, their mother reminds them to mind their manners at the table.

COMMON COURTESIES: IN THE BATHROOM

Written by Didith T. Rodrigo

Translated into Filipino by Reg S. Rodrigo

Illustrated by Pio L. Tendero

“Use the right amount of tissue.” “Flush.” “Zip up.” Jason and Joanne practice some good manners when using public bathrooms.

COMMON COURTESIES: ON THE STREET

Written by Didith T. Rodrigo

Translated into Filipino by Reg S. Rodrigo

Illustrated by Monica D. Esquivel

“Look both ways.” “Walk on the sidewalk.” “Fall in line.” Eric and Elisa commute with their parents, minding their manners and staying safe.

COMMON COURTESIES: ONLINE

Written by Didith T. Rodrigo

Translated into Filipino by Reg S. Rodrigo

Illustrated by Neithan DL. Casano

“Do not post personal information online.” “Be polite.” “Do not share your password.” Jen and Jon use the Internet under the watchful eye of two cuddly cats.