We've all been there. Sometimes, it seems like asking your child about their days is like asking for government secrets: you either get a "fine" or a "why?" and then they run off to their toys. At bedtime, you find out something is bothering them, or check their homework and learn they got an A on that math test. How can you start the conversation with your child and start talking? Here's a list of twelve questions to try:
- What was the funniest thing that happened today?
- Which class is the easiest for you? The hardest? Why?
- If they made a movie about your school, who would be the star?
- What do people do in between classes?
- What emoji would you use to describe your day?
- What did you talk about at lunch?
- What was a good thing that happened today?
- Did anyone get upset today?
- If you could be the teacher, what would you do in class tomorrow?
- Is there anything on your mind right now?
- Did anything sad happen today?
- If you had a chance to do today over again, what would you do differently?
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