How to teach your kids manners in 13 minutes.

Do you prompt your kids to say please and thank you thousands of times a day? Do you find yourself repeating, “Say thank you” or “Not until you say please” over and over and over again?

Well Mamamia’s kids’ podcast The Beanies is here to give you a break. Episode ten of is all about manners.

Hosts Michael, Laura and Mim cover ‘why it’s important to always be polite’ through songs and stories. Meanwhile, Professor Know-It-All gives us a lesson in how to say thank you in different languages. Not only will your kids ace manners in English they’ll also learn in French, Spanish, German, and Japanese.

There’s also a lot in this episode about being in charge and features the original song “Boss for the Day”

Learning manners is all down to repetition and at 13 minutes, this episode is a great reminder for kids and easy to play during any car trip. Yes, The Beanies will always back you up.

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*Music and lyrics written by The Beanies in collaboration with James Court.