Your ChildrenHow many children do you have?
- If so, what parts of the body would you allow to be pierced?
What are some ways that you have seen others spoil their children?
Parenting SkillsDo you think that you are a good parent? Why?
OpinionsShould a good mother give up her job to stay at home with her children?
ActivitiesDo you often read to your children? / Did you often read to your children?
For how long each time?
What kinds of books?
What kinds of things do you do with your children?
What kinds of things would you like to do with your children?
What kinds of things did you do with your children?
About how many hours a week do you spend doing things with your children?
Do you spend more time doing things with your children now than you did last year?
PunishmentHow do you usually punish your children?
What would you do if you found out your child was shoplifting (stealing)?
What would you do if your child lied to you?
What would you do if you found out your child jigged (skipped) school for a day?
How do you deal with your children when they fight with each other?
Do you think spanking is an appropriate form of punishment? Why or why not?
Have you ever rinsed your child's mouth out with soap as punishment for swearing?
Controversial Parenting Conversation TopicsDo you think it is OK to breast-feed in public?
What do you think when you see a mother breast-feeding her child in public?
Would you have your son circumcised? Why or why not?
Do you think gay couples can be good parents to adopted children?
What do you think about single mothers?
Should pregnant women that are unwed consider abortion?
Should any women consider abortion?
In what cases do you think abortion is acceptable?
When do you think abortion is unacceptable?
If you were a mother or father, would you allow your son or daughter to listen heavy metal music?
ESL questions and discussion topics on parenting skills, punishing and discipline of children, raising children, school children, reading with and for children and controversial conversation topics and questions for use when teaching English as a foreign or second language. Discussion topics questions and ideas for teaching Adult ESL English as a foreign language / teaching abroad.Discussion topics questions and ideas for teaching Adult ESL CELTA TEFL EFL English as a foreign language / teaching abroad, ESL lessons, speaking practice, debate clubs, lesson add-ons, and more.