* 1. How important do you feel practice is to your child's learning and excelling?

* 2. Please describe your child's practice habits. Are they consistent in how they practice, where they practice, when they practice? How long do they practice? What time of day do they practice? How many days a week do they practice? What rooms do they practice in? Are there distractions present where they practice?

* 3. How difficult is it to get your child to practice?

* 4. How much effort do you put into getting your child to practice?

* 5. Do you feel that your child is getting the most out of their practicing?
If so, how?
If not, why not?

* 6. Does your child practice with a music stand?

* 7. Are you satisfied with how/how long your child practices?
If so, how?
If not, why not?

* 8. What are some things your child does well when practicing?
What are some things your child could improve on?

* 9. Do you monitor your child's practice times and habits?
If so, how?
Do you help your child when he/she practices?
If so, how?

* 10. How well equipped do you feel you are to help your child practice?
Are you able to answer questions?