Conversation starters – primary school children

Not sure how to get your kids talking? Try asking the following:

  • How am I doing as your dad (or other appropriate father-figure title)? What could I be doing better?
  • If you could change one thing about your family, what would it be? Why?
  • If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go? Why? Would you want to stay there always, or just visit? Why?
  • If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Why? Would you want to stay there always, or just visit? Why?

Teens and Respect.

Here are a few tools you might use to promote mutual respect and ensure your teenager knows they are respected.

Tips:

Plan a meal

Organise to cook a meal with your children when you are together.