Questions 4 Kids: Living Large

Big Kids If you could live anywhere (real or imaginary), where would you want to live and why? Little Kids What do you think would be the best part of living in a palace? Follow-up Questions Big Kids Describe what a typical day in your new home looks like. Little Kids Palaces usually have names, like Buckingham Palace or The Taj …

Questions 4 Kids: New Sport

Big Kids If you could invent a new sport, how would you play it and what would you call it? Little Kids If you could play one game for a whole day, what game would you want to play? Follow-up Questions Big Kids What equipment would you need to play this sport? What would the uniforms look like? Little Kids Can …

Question 4 Kids: Write a Book

Big Kids If you wrote a book what would it be about? Little Kids What’s your favorite book? Why do you like it so much? Follow-up Questions Big Kids What would the title of your book be? What about the opening sentence? Little Kids What do you think the characters in your favorite book are doing right now?

Questions 4 Kids: Fast Car

Big Kids If you designed a new type of car, what would it look like, what would you name it and what special features would it have? Little Kids Do you think you’ll have a car when you grow up? What color will it be? Where will you drive it to? Fun Fact A company in California has started testing …

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Welcome to Questions 4 Kids!

To get you started, here are three of our favorite questions. 1. If you had to give your belly button a function, what would you make it do? 2. Where do dreams come from? 3. If you could choose to read one person’s mind, whose would it be? Making the Most of the Daily Questions ParentsTogether launched Q4KIDZ because we …

The End-of-School Transition Can Be Tricky. Here’s Help.

Chances are, your elementary-aged child may be looking forward to summer more that you are. But even with the excitement of the school year ending, the summer transition (like most transitions!) can be a rocky one. Try these strategies to make the end of the year a positive, stress-free time for your child. Make Small Changes to Ease the Transition …

Here’s What Drowning Looks Like — It’s Not What You Might Think

It’s that time of year again. Summer is just around the corner, and many of us will soon be celebrating by hanging out at a beach or pool, chasing kids with sunblock, and firing up the BBQ. Nothing says summer more than fun in the water, but as every parent knows, water safety is critical. As attentive as we may …