Career Preparation // Professionalism
Interview Practice

This activity allows students to practice interview techniques in small groups.

Suggested Grade Level

Grade

11

Approximate Time Needed

Minutes

10

Instructions

Turn to the handout, Interview Practice. In your group of 3, each person will assume the role of either the interviewer (adult), the interviewee (student), or the observer.  The interviewer and interviewee will play out the scene in the handout while the observer fills out the rubric. As time allows, switch roles and play out the scene again until you have a chance to play each role.

Teacher Notes

Divide class into groups of 3. Ask them to turn to the Interview Practice handout. They will rotate between these three roles for as long as time allows: interviewer (adult), interviewee (student), and observer. Observers will use the Mock Interview Rubric.

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