Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the page

Genealogy Interview: When I Was Born

Genealogy Interview: When I Was Born
Product Description
Genealogy Interview: When I Was Born
Students learn so much by interviewing adults about their lives. This worksheet is a perfect place to start. The interview has 16 questions and plenty of lines for answers.

These questions about subject's birth and infancy go far beyond the standard limited questions of: When and where were you born? What was your name? Good genealogy interviews seek out more than names and dates. The right questions open minds!

Purposes
• Interview parents/guardians, relatives or neighbors to increase genealogical knowledge and gain understanding of differences in society over generations.
• Interview retirement/nursing home residents to promote community involvement.
• Complete the worksheet themselves as an autobiographical activity.

Procedures
1. Assign the interview and include any special instructions you have.
2. On the due date, hold a class discussion. Ask students to compare and contrast the interviewee's experiences with their own.
3. Grade the interview, but try not to mark it up too much.
4. Ask the students to offer to return it to the interview subject. If this is part of a larger genealogical interviewing unit, ask the student to save the paper until all materials can be gathered in a folder and returned.

*****************************************************************************
Related Products
If you liked this genealogy interview, check out these:
St. Valentine’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day
Snowy Days

*****************************************************************************
Customer Tips
How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you.

Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. Voila! You will now receive email updates about Read a Little Dream.

*****************************************************************************
Keywords
genealogy, nursing home, retirement home, all about me, biography, autobiography, oral history, interview, birth, baby, infancy
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
Report this Resource
  • Comments & Ratings
  • Product Q & A
Loading...
$1.00
Digital Download
$1.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up