Conversation Starters - Table Talk Cards
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Use these cards as conversation starters at the dinner table.
- What was the best part of your day?
- What happened today that you wish you could do over?
- Name one person you saw being a helper.
- If you could eat only one food for a week, what would it be?
- Name one way you were a helper today.
- If you could try any new food, what would you try?
- What is your favorite special-day treat?
- If you could build a robot to do your least favorite activity, what would that robot do?
- If you could invite anyone over for supper, who would you ask, and what foods would you serve?
- Describe yourself in three words.
- What is your favorite fruit and why?
- What is your favorite vegetable and why?
- If you were an animal, what would you be and why?
- If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
- What is your favorite family activity?
- What is your favorite book and why?
- What is your favorite movie and why?
- What is your favorite place to eat and why?
- Describe your family in three words.
- Name something you wish everyone in the family would do.
- Name someone you are going to compliment tomorrow. What will you say?
- If you could have any pet, what would you choose and why?
- Name one chore you don’t like doing and one you don’t mind doing.
- What do you like best about the age you are today?
- What starts your day off right?
- Name one thing you want to learn.
- What is your biggest fear? How do you calm down when thinking about this?
- Give a compliment to someone at the table.
- WILD CARD! You get to create the question!
- If you could star in a movie, which one would it be?
- What is a hero? Name someone who is a hero to you.
- What is your favorite holiday and why?
- What is your favorite topic to read or learn about?
- If you won a million dollars, what would you do with it?
- What is your favorite snack food?
- What do you wish your teacher/boss knew about you?
- If you could jump into a book, what book would you choose and why?
- If you were a candy bar, which one would you be?
- What is the funniest thing you’ve ever seen?
- Describe a time you worked really hard.
- What is the best thing about your class/school/teacher/team/job?
- What is your favorite number and why?
- If you opened your own business, what would it be?
- What is the best habit someone can have?
- What is the most beautiful place you’ve ever been?
- If you could change your name, what new name would you choose?
- If you could look at yourself in the future and find out one thing, what would you want to know?
- What do you add to the group when you are with friends?
- When you are in a bad mood, what do you do to change it?
- What is your favorite smell and why?
- What are you best at?
- Who would be the best person to be stuck in an elevator with?
- Name your favorite game.
- What is the best gift you’ve ever received?
- What is the best gift you’ve ever given?
- What book has influenced you the most?
- Name a song that puts you in a good mood.
- What technology needs to be invented?
- If you could meet any one person, living or from history, who would it be and what would you ask them?
- Name something you appreciate about the person sitting to your left.
- What is your favorite team and why?
- What do you like on your biscuit?
- What are you looking forward to this week?
- What are your biggest projects this week?
- Name something you saw lately that you wish you had on video.
- If you could be a dinosaur, which one would you be and why?
- What do you like on your grits?
- If you could be any fruit or vegetable, what would you be and why?
- If you had $5 (or $20) to spend, what would you buy?
- If you had $100, what would you do with it?
- If you were going to save up for something, what would it be?
- What is your favorite thing to do in the summertime?
- What is your favorite holiday, and why?
- If you were going to create your own flavor of ice cream, what would it be?
- What is the weirdest thing you ever had for breakfast?
- What does it mean to be a friend?
- What makes someone a good friend?
- What is the most important thing that a friend doesn’t do?
- If you saw someone being bullied, what would you do?
- If you saw someone sitting alone in the cafeteria or on the playground, what would you do?
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