· Greet your child when they are buckled in the car. This is a good time to sing together or inform him/her of the plan for the next little while.
· Create a ritual that signifies a specific time for you to talk about what happened during the day at school.
· Specific questions:
o What was the best thing about school today?
o What was the worst thing about school today?
o Did anything surprise you at school today?
o Can you show me with your hands what you did at school today?
o What made you happy while you were at school today?
o What is something you discovered at school today?
o *Did you see Senora Aida today?
o *Did you sing with Ms. Collins today?
o Ask about classroom pets
o Who was your friend today?
o How were you a friend to someone else today?