TEACHER NOTES - TALK TO YOUR FAMILY FIRST!

Step 1 of 3 in the "1-2-3 GO!" genealogy series

Provided by the Victoria Genealogical Society (VGS), Victoria, BC, Canada

 

The objective is to produce a questionnaire to be used to gather family information, for use with Grow Your Family Tree and My Own Time Machine.

Remind children to record their own information as well as that of family members. For adopted children or children from blended families see the Teacher's Notes for Grow Your Family Tree.

 

REFERENCES

There are many sites on the internet that offer interviewing tips, techniques and questions to ask.  

One example is:  Interviewing Mom and Grandma - Oral History Tips  - written by Sharon DeBartolo Carmack.

 

 

Download a printer friendly version of this Talk To Your Family First! teacher notes in PDF format.