“What one thing could you eliminate from your life that would make it more fun or joyful?”
“What keeps you from doing the things you enjoy?”
“What do you worry most about missing out on?”
“What is the hardest thing about being a dad?”
“What do you think about math? What’s the best part? The worst? Who do you know that does math really well?”
“What are some things you’ve learned in school that were not part of the curriculum?”
If school/work was cancelled due to a power outage, what would you want to do with the unexpected free time?
If you could be the best kid in your school in one subject or area, what would it be and why?
If you could have any wish, what would it be for this school year?
Tell me three things I don’t know about your new school?