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Profile From Your Family
Overview of Activity
is a regular
event in most primary school classrooms. Here's a journalism-inspired
variation on the theme: the interview.
your students to go home after school and interview someone in
their family. The goal is to have them ask the questions and
collect the information they'll need to tell their classmates
a story. The questions could be geared to their age and ability
to record information.
the questions could include:
- What's your
mother's (father, sister or brother) favorite color?
- Does she
like cats or dogs?
- What food
would she like to have for a special occasion?
they could be expanded to included: