Are you looking for ideas of things to talk about with your kids or students? This list is a great way to get conversations going, writing ideas, and more!
- What is your favorite food? (Get more specific by asking favorite breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, or snack!)
- What is your favorite day of the week?
- What is your favorite type of book to read?
- What is your favorite subject in school?
- What is your favorite season?
- What is a family?
- Who are the members of your family?
- Do you have any special family traditions?
- What are your top three favorite activities to do with your family?
- What makes your family unique?
- What does it mean to be a good friend?
- Who are your closest friends?
- What kinds of activities do you enjoy doing with your friends?
- How did you meet your best friend?
- How would your friends describe you using five adjectives?
- What do you enjoy about school?
- What do you dislike about school?
- What have you learned lately in school?
- How does your teacher inspire you?
- What is your favorite class?
- What is the title of your favorite book?
- Who is your favorite author?
- What nonfiction topic is most interesting for you to read about?
- What genre do you enjoy reading most?
- What is the most recent book you read?
- Do you have any pets?
- If you could have any kind of pet, what would you want?
- What is your favorite _____? (mammal, bird, reptile, amphibian, fish)
- If you could be any animal, which would you choose?
- Which extinct animal would you enjoy meeting?
Sports & Hobbies
- Do you play any sports?
- Are you involved in any extracurricular activities or clubs?
- What hobbies do you have?
- What do you do in your free time at home?
- If you could try any new thing, what would you choose to do?
- What is your favorite holiday?
- Do you have any special holiday traditions?
- Do you have any plans for _____? (next upcoming holiday)
- What did you do for _____? (last holiday)
- If you could create a holiday for anything, what day would you create and how would you celebrate?
- Have you ever been on vacation?
- What is the farthest you’ve traveled from home?
- Have you ever visited another country?
- If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you choose to go?
- Why do people travel?