Scholastic.com Writing Workshop: oral history

 Worksheet 3: Interview Checklist 


Student name: _____________________________   Date: _________________



Name of person I will interview: ________________________

Interview date: ________________

Interview time: ________________________

Interview location: ________________________

Estimated length of Interview:
(Try to allow at least 30 minutes)


I have gathered background information on my subject.
I have gathered background information on the time period or event my subject will be discussing.
I have written a comprehensive list of questions for my subject.
I have access to a working tape recorder for use during the interview.
I have a pen or pencil and paper for taking additional notes during the interview.