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1 100+ THINGS TO TALK ABOUT AS A FAMILY Give a pretend gift to each member of your family (something you think they would really like) Give a child that wasn t going to get any presents for Christmas one of yours. Which one and why? If you could paint all the rooms in your house a different color, what would you choose and why? If you were to draw a picture of something to symbolize members of your family, what would you draw for each one? Think of something nice that someone in your family has done and express your appreciation What is the best thing you can do for yourself when you feel yourself becoming angry? How do you think the person across from you would describe you to someone else? How do you feel about your name? What does it mean to you? How did you get it? Complete this sentence: The most patient member of my family is. If you were writing a newspaper article about your day, what would the headline be? Describe your perfect day, from the time you wake up until the time you go to bed How do you feel when you know you have upset someone in your family? Would you rather be home or away from home most of the time? Why? Tell about something you would like to accomplish in the coming year Look at members of your family and describe each in only one word Talk about someone whom you really admire and respect and tell why Complete this sentence: Something I really appreciate is. What superpower would you like to have? What would you do with it? Complete this sentence: The most important thing in life is. What is the best memory you have of your family doing something together? What is something kind you could do for a member of your family?

2 What would you do if you saw someone making fun of someone else? How would you describe yourself to someone who has never met you? Tell about a person or family you know that seems really happy If our family inherited a million dollars, I would like for us to Do you think your parents understand (or understood) you or not? When you feel sad, what is the best thing someone can do for you? Who has helped you the most in life? How have they helped you? What is the best way for someone in your family to show you love? Where would you go first if you could take a rocket into the sky? Tell about your favorite holiday and why you think it s special What kind of food do you think would describe you? Why? Complete this sentence: Something I really need is. Someone I can always trust is because. What is something you have always wanted to try but never did? Complete this sentence: My greatest goal in life is. What is your favorite smell in the whole wide world, and why? What is the best present you ve ever received from someone? Someday, I ll be the first person in the world to. Which person would you like to see more often than you do now? What is something you want to learn how to do and why? If you could start a new family tradition, what would it be? Who do you think is the most helpful member of your family?

3 What are some of our family rules? Why do we need them? Share something funny that happened to you as a child How would you like to change your family to make it better? Talk about one thing that helps you make good decisions Share a concern you have for one of your family members Who, in your family, do you have the hardest time talking to? Who do you think is the most loving member of your family? Talk about your temper and what you do when you lose it Tell each person why you re glad they are a part of your family... Complete this sentence: In ten years, I want to be. My family couldn t make it without me because. Did you have a nickname growing up? Where did it come from? Complete this sentence: My favorite game is. Complete the sentence: I feel guilty when. What do you like best about your personality? Why? Who is the talker in your family? Who is the listener? Share one of your strengths and one of your weaknesses... In what ways is respect shown and not shown in our family? What can you do that makes others in your family laugh? What would you do for fun without a TV or video game? How would you describe your family to someone else?

4 How do you show love for the people in your family? What has been the best year of your life? Why? What do you like best about your appearance? Tell about your favorite TV show and why you like it What holiday experience has left good memories? Name something you enjoy doing with your family Tell about a time you really had fun with your family What I like about my parent(s) is. When you are afraid, what makes you feel better? What have you done that was good for you and your family? If you could have any animal as a pet, what would it be? If you could invent anything, what would it be and why? How do you feel about the rules in your family? Who in your family has the best sense of humor? My favorite time of the day is. Give your description of an ideal family What are the four most important things in your life? As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? What is your favorite thing to do as a family? Why? What do others in your family like best about you? What is your funniest, most embarrassing moment? What is the greatest accomplishment of your life?

5 What do you like best about your life? Why? What would you like people to know about you? What or who makes you giggle and laugh? How? Talk about a habit you re proudest of breaking How do you feel when someone smiles at you? What do you think life will be like in 100 years? What do you wish your family would do more of? What is the best thing about you? Why? What is your favorite time of year? Why? What kind of music do you really like? Why? What is important? What is not important? What is good about having brothers or sisters? Tell about someone who encourages you What is likely to cause you to blow up? Talk about the best day of this past week Tell about a funny dream you ve had What do you do to stop feeling bored? Name five reasons you re glad to be alive... What s the best thing about being your age? The best thing about our family is... Share a time when you were really scared

6 Tell about a time you felt depressed or sad Describe what it means to be a friend... If you were a food, what would you be? Who is most generous in your family? Tell about a time when you felt left out How do you feel about being alone? Why? How do you act when you are angry? What would be your dream vacation? What is something that worries you? Who would you list as your hero? Why? Share a time when you felt really lonely What do you like to do in your spare time? What is the most valuable thing you have? What hobbies and activities do you enjoy? What kind of books do you like to read? Talk about your favorite food and color If in danger, who would protect you? Describe your mom in three words What is your greatest talent? What makes a person successful? What makes you feel proud? Talk about telling the truth.

7 I don t trust people who. What are some of your dreams? What are you thankful for? What makes a family?

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