25 Ways To Ask Your Kids “So how was school today?” Without Asking them “So how was school today?” Ask things like "What was your happiest moment today?" or "Did you accomplish anything that made you proud?" How about "If you were the teacher today what would have done differently?" Very insightful school questions!
take small toys and freeze them overnight in an empty ice cream bucket of water. (Add food coloring for effect.) Use pretty much anything: army men, dinosaurs, Legos, power rangers, little action figures, etc.
we have been doing this for over a year. My boys get 5 bucks every sunday and they divide it among 4 jars, God, spend, save, and charity. Their charity so far has gone to two sets of kids who lost their homes to fire.