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101 Questions Guaranteed to Get Your Kids Talking

Use these questions to start meaningful, engaging conversation with your kids!

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1. What is one thing no one knows about you?

2. What is one thing you want to do before you graduate from High school?

3. What is the thing you do in a week that makes you feel the proudest?

4. What is something that makes you the happiest?

5. What is one thing that scares you?


6. If you could own any wild animal as a pet, what would you own, where would you keep it and what would you feed it?

7. If each of your friends was an animal, what animals would they be?

8. Would you rather have a pet horse the size of a small dog or a dog the size of a horse?

9. If you could manufacture an animal in a lab by combining three other animals, what would you create?

10. What animal would you never want to meet in real life?

This or That

11. Cake or pie and why?

12. Movie, TV show, or book and why?

13. Birthday or Christmas and why?

14. Steak, chicken or spaghetti and why?

15. Be funny, smart, pretty, or athletic?


16. If you could give our family activities letter grades like a report card what activities get an A?

17. What do you think makes our family different than all your friends' families?

18. If you were the parents what is one rule you would change in our family?

19. If our family made a time capsule to tell future generations about what was important to us what 5 things should we put in it?

20. If you could plan the perfect family day, what would it look like? What things would be most important that we do?


21. If you could switch lives with one celebrity for a day, who would it be? What would you do that day? What would you miss most about your life?

22. If your life were a movie, what would it be called and who would play you in it?

23. If you could have a famous person become principal of your school, who would you choose?

24. If you could become famous, what would you want to be an athlete, actor, musician, or influencer?

25. Who is one influencer online that you feel is influential to you?


26. If you could fill a swimming pool with one beverage and swim in it, what would it be and what would your pool look like?

27. What is one food you wish you knew how to cook?

28. If you had the power to make one food disappear from the planet, what food would you choose?

29. What food creates warm memories for you and why?

30. If it could rain a food, what food would you choose?


31. If you were stuck on a deserted island with your family and could only bring one friend, who would you bring and why?

32. Who is one friend that you wish you were closer to and why?

33. Who is the friend you have that is the most like you?

34. If you could create the perfect friend in a lab, what would they be like? Who of your current friends is closest to that?

35. Which of your friends acts the most differently when adults are not around?


36. What is one invention you hope exists in the year 2050?

37. What job do you hope you will have in the year 2050?

38. What is one problem in the world today that you hope is fixed in the future?

39. If robots help humans with daily tasks in the future what is one task you would be happy to give to a robot? What is one task you would like to keep for yourself?

40. What is something we do today that people in the future will think is silly?


41. What is the greatest Christmas present you have ever received?

42. What is one of the earliest memories you have from one of your birthdays?

43. If you could eat one Thanksgiving food every week, what would it be?

44. What is the one candy you would be most disappointed by if it did not show up in your easter basket?

45. What is your favorite Halloween costume you have ever worn?

If You Could

46. If you could travel back in time anywhere in history, where would you go? If you had to live in that time for a year, what would you do?

47. If you could go to a theme park with someone from the past, who would it be and what rides would you ride?

48. If you could live one day over and over again, what day would it be?

49. If you could be the president of the United States what would be your first decision?

50. If you could travel to one planet and live there, what planet do you think would be cool?

If You Had to Choose

51. Would you have a giant beard or be completely bald?

52. Would you be allergic to ice cream or potato chips?

53. Would you speak dog or dolphin?

54. Would you live in a tree or in a cave?

55. Would you have a pet spider or snake?


56. If someone gave you 1 billion dollars but you only had one day to spend it, what would you buy?

57. What is one thing you would like to save up for and how can you earn money to save for it?

58. If you could give money to anyone in the world, who would you give it to and why?

59. What is one thing you wish was free?

60. If you could put one person's face on the dollar bill, who would it be and why?

Random Scenarios

61. Become the best in the world at a sport but only play that sport for one season and then never again or be just ok at that sport and play your whole life?

62. If you could become one of the Marvel Avengers, who would you be?

63. Give everyone in the world $20 or one person $140 Billion?

64. You grow animal wings; which would you choose: eagle, butterfly, or bat?

65. Go bungee jumping, sky diving or swimming with sharks?


66. If you could add a class to the school, what would you learn?

67. If you could be the teacher for the day, what lesson would you want to teach?

68. Go to school all year long but for only 1 hour a day or for only 3 months but for 16 hours a day?

69. What is one rule at school that does not make sense to you and why?

70. If you could redesign your school, what cool features would you add?


71. Would you rather be the world’s best badminton player or a just OK pro football player

72. Who do you think is the greatest athlete in the world? What makes them the greatest?

73. If you could own a sports team, who would it be and what would your first decision as owner be?

74. If you could play in a major championship game which, would you choose? The Superbowl, The World Cup, the World Series, The Masters, or the NBA Finals?

75. Would you rather own front row season tickets to your favorite team for just one year than never go to a game again or back row seats to one game per year for the rest of your life?


76. In your opinion what is the greatest invention ever?

77. If you could make smart phones do something they cannot currently do, what would it be?

78. Own a robot, jetpack, or a virtual reality system and why?

79. If you could only have one piece of technology for the rest of your life, what would you choose?

80. You are a famous inventor, and you can make any kind of new technology. What would it be and what would it do?


81. If you could live in any location in the world, where would you live?

82. What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken?

83. What is one place in the world you would never want to visit and why?

84. When traveling would you prefer a plane, train, bus, or car and why would you make that selection?

85. Would you rather snowboard in Colorado, snorkel in Fiji, or hang-glide in Brazil?

Video Games

86. What is one video game you wish you could enter and play in real life?

87. What is the greatest video game system of all times? Defend why you think it is best?

88. What is the best type of video game? sports, adventure, Role-playing, Creative, puzzle, fighting?

89. What kinds of video games do your friends play? How about the other kids at school?

90. If you could design your own video game, what would it be?


91. If you could only have one season for the rest of your life, what would you choose? Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer?

92. If you had to eliminate a type of weather, what would you eliminate? Fog, snow, rain, heat wave, wind?

93. If you could create a new weather phenomenon, what would you create?

94. Which would you rather? You can play in the rain and not get wet or in the snow and not get cold?

95. If you had the ability to make weather happen, how would you use your new powers to help others and yourself?

What is Your Favorite?

96. Store we shop at?

97. Halloween candy that you get every year?

98. Type of dog?

99. Song you love to sing along to?

100. Thing you like to smell?

Your Turn

101. Can you think of some fun questions for me?

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