Where does the water go?
What type of bird is that?
Why do we have hair?
When will it be Christmas?
It seems we have entered the never ending questions phase with Immy, a product of her ever growing curiosity about the world around her and her joy in learning new things. Sometimes I know the answer but oftentimes I don’t! In the second instance, my responses are usually one of the following;
- What do you think?
- I don’t know but I am sure we could find out. Who could we ask? Or, where could we find the answer?
Do you have a child who likes to ask questions? How do you respond?
- Everyday Learning at Home
- Asking Questions That Encourage Creative Thinking
- Responding to Children’s Spontaneous Experimentation