Ok... now you got your students blogging....
You could get them do homework on their blogs, but you could ask them to write something more personal.. Here are some ideas I came across .... (some are for kids, some for adults, some more personal than others)
· The best summer you spent when you were a kid
· What is your biggest fear?
· Do you think you have an unusual personality? Why?
· What is your favorite beverage?
· What was your favorite book growing up?
· What part of the supermarket do you go first?
· What was the last song you downloaded?
· Recommend a good book
· If money weren’t an object, what would you do with your life?
· What is your favorite joke?
· Are you an early bird or a night owl?
· What are your favorite sweets?
· What do you think you will be doing 10 years from now?
· What was your last accomplishment in your current hobby?
· Of all deserts, name the one you hat most and why?
· What do you do with your free time?
· Are you always terminally late or always on time?
· What is your favorite thing about yourself?
· Do you prefer indoor or outdoor activities and why?
· What’s the one thing I can’t trust myself to bring home from the supermarket without getting into trouble?
· What’s on the walls of your room and why?
· What annoys you?
· Have you ever broken someone’s heart?
· What’s our favorite summer sport?
· How do you spend Sundays?
· What’s one thing you would change about your personality?
· What adjectives would you use to describe yourself?
· What was the last movie you watched in a theater?
· Recommend a great TV show
· What’s your favorite way to listen to music? In the car? At home? Exercising?
· Did your parents sent you to lessons that you didn’t want to take? Do you still practice that subject now?
· Who is your wackiest relative?
· What is your favorite magazine?
· What is the one item in the kitchen that would best describe your personality ?
· 3 favorite rock songs
· Are you superstitious? Do you have any superstitions?
· What is the best way to end a first date?
· What songs make you cry no matter what you’re doing?
· What’s your motto?
· What’s your favorite day of the week?
· What is your favorite word?
· 3 favorite romantic songs
· What is your favorite animation movie?
· If you could live half the year anywhere in the world where would it be?
· Who was the worst boss you’ve ever had?
· How well does your current job fit your personality?
· What was your first job and how much did you get paid?
· What was your most embarrassing moment?
· The worst vacation you’ve ever had
· Have you ever been camping? What was it like?
· What was the longest plane ride you’ve ever taken? Was it difficult or easy?
· What is your favorite family tradition?
· Who was your first boyfriend/ girlfriend?
· What was your favorite meal as a child?
· What was the naughtiest thing you did as a child, if you were caught, describe the punishment.
· Name some popular hit songs from your youth
· Have you ever had an imaginary friend?
· Have you ever broken someone’s heart?
· Name 3 guilty pleasures
· What is the most challenging thing about being married?
· 5 things in the kitchen I would not do without?
· What is your favorite movie quote?
· Who do you respect the most?
· Do you have a favorite scent?
· Cat or dog?
· Do you collect anything?
· How can you tell you’re in love?
· If you could have 10.000 Euros shopping spree to one store, which store would it be and how long would it take you to spend it?
· Who is the teacher who made the most difference in my life?
· Who is the one friend from elementary school you wish you could talk to and why?
· Describe a place you like to go and be alone?
· What is the best concert you’ve ever been to?
· What are your top three flavors of ice cream?
· What is your favorite candy bar?
· Have you ever broken a bone? How did it happen?
· Favorite piece of jewelry
· What was the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen?
· What is your favorite article of clothing?
· What’s your favorite time of the year?
· Have you ever played a musical instrument?
· Have you ever tried to adopt a wild animal?
· What CD would your best friends be surprised that you own?
· What do you most often do when you get bored?
· Things I wish I had more time to do…
· The one album I can’t live without
· Best dinner recipe
· Worst movie ever
· Clowns… Love them or hate them?