Just like your children, I am starting to get that “in my stomach feeling”! It’s time to return to school and with that, all the excitement and unknowns that go along with the winding down of summer.
Below is a link with some very helpful information:
25 Ways to Ask Your Kids “So, How Was School Today?” Without Asking Them
“So, How Was School Today?”
What was the best thing that happened at school today?
Tell me something that made you laugh today.
If you could choose, who would you like to sit by in class? Why?
Where is the coolest place at school?
Tell me a weird word that you heard today.
If I called your teacher tonight, what would she tell me about you?
How did you help somebody at school today?
How did somebody help you today?
Tell me one thing that you learned today.
When were you bored today? Why?
If an alien spaceship came to your class and beamed you up, who would you want to take with you?
Who would you like to play with at recess that you’ve never played with before?
Tell me something good that happened.
What word did your teacher say most today?
What do you think you should do/learn more of at school?
What do you think you should do/learn less of at school?
Who in your class do you think you could be nicer to?
Where do you play most at recess?
Who is the funniest person in your class? Why is he/she funny?
What was your favorite part of lunch today?
If you could be the teacher tomorrow, what would you do?
Is there anyone in your class who needs a time out?
If you could switch seats with anyone in your class, who would you trade with? Why?
Tell me three different times you used your pencil today.
If I were in your class, what would I enjoy the most?