120+ Conversation Starters for Kids

Updated on September 1, 2018
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Conversation Starters for Kids
Conversation Starters for Kids

Whether you’re someone who’s trying to strike a conversation with a kid, or you're a kid who’s trying to talk with another kid, this list of conversation starters will suit you well!

It’s always interesting to talk with other people. After all, humans possess a vast ocean of knowledge and ideas in their brains. Whether it’s a child, a teenager, a grown-up, or an elder, everyone has a lot of things to say. Nevertheless, this list is dedicated to showcasing an impressive collection of conversation starters for kids.

With this list in your arsenal of knowledge, striking a conversation with a child is as easy as pie. These conversation starters are meant to lead to even more meaningful conversations. Now, you’ll be able to walk the talk whenever you find yourself conversing with children.

  • What is your favorite dinosaur?
  • Do you believe in ghosts?
  • Who is the nicest person you know?
  • Do you have any exciting stories to tell?
  • What do you think you can you do to change the world?
  • Do you want to be famous?
  • What would you want to be famous for?
  • What’s your favorite joke?
  • How often do you fart?
  • Who is your favorite superhero?
  • What is your favorite time of the year?
  • What traits do you look for when finding a new friend?
  • What’s the first that you do after you wake up?
  • What makes you really happy?
  • Do you have a pet? What kind of animal is it?
  • How do you make other people smile?
  • What word do you utter the most?
  • If you could do anything right now, what would you do?
  • If you could be a cartoon character, who would you be?
  • What do boogers taste like?
  • What is your motto in life?
  • What’s your funniest face? Can you show me?
  • If time travel was possible, would you rather go to the past or the future?
  • Do you play any sports?
  • What bugs you?
  • What is the worst smell in the world for you?
  • What's the best thing about being a kid?
  • What’s the worst thing about being a kid?
  • What do you like to spend your allowance on?
  • If you could eat only one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
  • Would rather go to the mountains or the bottom of the sea?
  • Would you rather eat cake or ice cream?
  • If you opened a store, what would you sell?
  • What made you smile today?
  • What is one thing that you want to change about the world?
  • What is your favorite day of the week?
  • Who do you resemble more, your dad or your mom?
  • Would you rather eat pizza or hotdogs for a whole year?
  • If you could be any age, what age would you want to be and why?
  • Do you like to go out to eat?
  • Would you cheat on a test if you knew you would not get caught? Why or why not?
  • What is your favorite animal?

  • What is your favorite food?
  • What are you scared of the most?
  • What’s the longest word you know?
  • Can you teach me something you learned at school?
  • Can you teach me something you learned from your friends?
  • Would you rather be five years older or five years younger?
  • What's that on the back of your neck?
  • What makes you so awesome?
  • If you could live as another person for a day, who would you pick and why?
  • If you could paint the world with only one color, what would it be?
  • What weird food combinations do you really enjoy?
  • Would you rather be alone or with friends?
  • How old are you?
  • What do you like to do for fun?
  • Who’s the funniest person you know?
  • What is your favorite school subject?
  • What do you do when you’re bored?
  • Would you rather eat an apple or an orange?
  • What is your favorite chore?
  • Do you think you could go an entire day without talking?
  • What would your dream house look like?
  • If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
  • What is one thing you don’t know how to do but you wish you did?
  • Would you rather see everything in slow motion or in fast forward?
  • What is your favorite song?
  • What would you like to ask me?
  • If you could rename yourself, what name would you pick?
  • What kind of games do you play the most?
  • What’s the funniest thing you can think of right now?
  • In case of a zombie apocalypse, where will you hide?
  • How old do you think I am?
  • When was the last time you cried and why?
  • When was the last time you made someone cry?
  • What’s your favorite store? Where is it located?
  • What's the coolest thing you saw someone do this week?
  • If you suddenly gained the power to read minds, whose mind would you want to read and why?
  • What did you eat for lunch yesterday?
  • Who is your best friend and why?

  • If you suddenly became invisible, what’s the first thing you would do?
  • What three words would you use to describe yourself?
  • What do you like to daydream about?
  • How do you pass time when you’re waiting for someone?
  • Do you like your name? Why or why not?
  • If you could have any super power, what would it be and why?
  • What’s your dream vacation?
  • If your pets could talk, what would they say to you?
  • What would you want me to do right now?
  • What is your favorite color and why?
  • What is the best way to eat an Oreo?
  • What is your favorite movie in existence?
  • When you woke up this morning, what was the first thing that you thought about?
  • What’s the bravest thing you’ve ever done?
  • What’s the most annoying noise for you?
  • What’s your favorite dessert?
  • What is something you are really good at?
  • What is your dream job?
  • What’s the funniest word you know?
  • Do you play a musical instrument? What instrument?
  • What’s the funniest actual name you’ve heard of someone having?
  • What’s the craziest thing you have ever done?
  • Do you have any idea of a great invention?
  • What do you usually do during the weekends?
  • If you could take only five things with you to a deserted island, what would they be?
  • If you could live with one cartoon character, who would you choose and why?
  • What’s your most embarrassing moment?
  • What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
  • What made you laugh today?
  • Is there anything you’re worried about right now?
  • Do you prefer to spend your time indoors or outdoors?
  • What do you do during recess time?
  • How do you make friends?
  • What’s the hardest thing about being a child?
  • On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your day today?
  • If you had unlimited money, how would you spend it?
  • What’s the best book you’ve ever read?
  • What is your most recent lie?
  • If you were a superhero, what would your superhero name be?
  • What’s the most important thing in your life?
  • What’s your favorite vegetable?
  • What do you want to be when you grow up?
  • What is your favorite thing about yourself?
  • Do you think aliens exist?
  • What’s your secret talent?
  • Do you know something that you think no one else knows?

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