A year’s worth of thought-provoking questions for parents and children to share. One day each week, all the children go home with a sticker on their jumper. Instead of having a conversation about, “Have you done your homework”, the homework IS the conversation. Then the following day, or after the weekend if you give them out on a Friday, the discussion can carry on at school, drawing on ideas from home.
You can read more about Sticky Questions here.
This class set of Sticky Questions includes 40 questions aimed at Year 7+, for example:
They are pitched at the age level of the class but even your brightest thinkers will be able to find lots to think about. There are 32 stickers for each question. Most stickers are printed 16 to a page, or 8 to page for those that need additional illustrations.
We plan to release a new set of questions aimed at Year 8+ next year, upping the level of challenge further.
All packs include ideas on how to carry on the discussion back in school, and how to support children who get less support from home, how to involve grandparents and so on. There will be access to publicity material you can use with parents, such as a customisable version of this letter: