Table Topics

Are you looking for table topic ideas to get the conversation rolling at the dinner table? Here are 365 conversation starters to help ignite the dialogue at the table all year long.  Just one of the many literacy projects that we share on Growing Book by Book!

Table Topics

Each month there is a theme to the table topics.  Some are fun.  Some are serious.  All are meant to get your creative juices flowing and develop language skills.  Here is a look at the year.

365 Table Topics

January-  What if…                                                          July- What would you do if…

February- All about the USA                                                August- Guess what I am

March- Name as many things as you can that…         September- If you could be…

April- Jokes and Riddles                                October- Fun facts about animals

May- Storytelling                                                                    November- Gratitude

June- All about food                                                               December- Memories


Need some encouragement to have nightly dinner conversations?  In a study done by the National Literacy Trust, they found that two-thirds of kids who talk with parents at the dinner table feel confident about speaking in public.  Just one more reason to have great conversations at your table!

Family Dinner Book Club

If you are looking for more table topic dinner conversation ideas, join our Family Dinner Book Club.  Each month, we select a book to read and then provide conversation starters, table decoration ideas and a menu to accompany the chosen book.  New books are announced on the 15th of each month and the conversation starters, decoration ideas. service project and menu are posted on the 1st of each month.

Happy Talking!

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