• 25 Ways to ask your child, "How was school today?"

    #1.  What was the best thing that happened at school today?  (What was the worst thing that happened at school today?)

    #2.  Tell me something that made you laugh today.

    #3.  If you could choose who would you like to sit by in class?  (Who would you NOT want to sit by in class?  Why?)

    #4.  Where is the coolest place at the school? Why? 

    #5.  Tell me a weird word that you heard today.  (Or something weird that someone said.)

    #6.  If I called your teacher tonight what would he tell me about you?

    #7.  How did you help somebody today?

    #8.  How did somebody help you today?

    #9.  Tell me one thing that you learned today.

    #10.  When were you the happiest today? Why? 

    #11.  When were you bored today? Why? 

    #12.  If an alien spaceship came to your class and beamed up someone who would you want them to take?

    #13.  Who would you like to play with at recess that you’ve never played with before?

    #14.  Tell me something good that happened today.

    #15.  What word did your teacher say most today?

    #16.  What do you think you should do/learn more of at school? Why? 

    #17.  What do you think you should do/learn less of at school? Why? 

    #18.  Who in your class do you think you could be nicer to? Why? 

    #19.  Where do you play the most at recess? Why? 

    #20.  Who is the funniest person in your class?  Why is he/she so funny?

    #21.  What was your favorite part of lunch?

    #22.  If you got to be the teacher tomorrow what would you do?

    #23.  Is there anyone in your class that needs a friend? 

    #24.  If you could switch seats with anyone in the class who would you trade with?  Why?

    #25.  Tell me about three different times you used your pencil and/or iPad today at school.