Family and Consumer Science Blogging Ideas.

PARENTING AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT
DISCUSSION IDEAS
  • Should parents have the right to “snoop” in their children’s bedrooms, book bags, or stuff
  • Should parents who have young children stay home to raise them or be allowed to work at a job?
  • Is child care outside the home a good idea or bad idea?
  • Should all business be required to provide daycare for their employees?
  • Can you spoil a child?
  • Is spanking a child okay? What about teachers spanking students?
  • Should a picky eater be allowed to make his own choices?
  • Is it okay to selectively choose the gender of your child
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RELATIONSHIPS
DISCUSSION IDEAS
  • Should kids be responsible for helping with chores around the house or should parents do it all?
  • How should chores be divided up in the home?
  • Should kids receive allowance? If so for what?
  • Is it possible to fall in love at first sight?
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CAREERS
DISCUSSION IDEAS
  • Should all students be required to take a home ec class in school?
  • Should people be allowed to work flex time or should the business set the work hours?
  • Should women and men be paid the same amount for doing the same job?
  • Is job sharing a good or bad idea?


FOOD AND NUTRITION
DISCUSSION IDEAS
  • Should young children be required to eat everything on their plate before they can leave the table?
  • Is cooking from scratch healthier than eating fast foods if you make good choices?
  • Are fast food restaurants responsible for the problem our society is having with obesity?
  • Do fast food restaurants provide enough healthy alternatives on their menus?


TEEN ISSUES
DISCUSSION IDEAS
  • Should the drinking age be lowered to 18 again?
  • Does smoking p\make a person look cool?
  • Should our school require school uniforms?
  • What is the best age to begin dating?
  • Does grounding and taking away punishments really work for discipline?
  • Is 16 too young for a drivers license?