Week 16

Monday –
Start All the President’s Men

Wednesday
What is News Video
-Answer questions after video

Editorials and Opinions

Newseum
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Woodward and Bernstein on Jon Stewart
http://youtu.be/YxCASPRMZb8
http://youtu.be/Qy-_H7IbY4c
http://youtu.be/rtdQpzAizEk
http://youtu.be/WHwH3CBA_PU
http://youtu.be/CHaoj5uq7ik
http://youtu.be/mAEtnOhPUCc
http://youtu.be/xHet4eNOHiM
http://youtu.be/khyWNMkik7Y

Google Drive:
What did we as journalists learn from Watergate? (Give examples)
What does Bernstein mean by saying “The system worked!” Why?

Friday
Quiz – No Computers
Answer the question: Why Is This Film (ATPM) Important for Journalists? –
Google Classroom

WK15 Caption Writing on GC
WK15 Critiques on GC

Twitter Headline Writing -MAN BITES DOG-
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man_bites_dog_(journalism)

Week 14

Monday –

http://graphics8.nytimes.com/video/players/offsite/index.html?videoId=100000002691088

Writing an Op/Ed (Opinion/Editorial)
Editorial to read 1
Editorial to read  2

1 Editorial

2 Easy Formula For Writing an Editorial

3 editorial – WK16 Editorial ideas post to blog

Ex. 2

Wednesday –
Editorial Assignment – Turn into Google Classroom

Write an Opinion/Editorial – 250-350 words
Make sure to back up your facts
Follow the suggested format below:

The Lead:
* Whom or what does the editorial discuss?
* When did/will the issue come to be?
* Where did/will the issue arise?
* Why did/will the issue occur?
* How is this editorial significant to the reader/society?

Concession:
* What is the position of the opposition? (Who is the opposition?)
* What facts support their position?

The Body:
* What is the writer’s (your) position?
* What facts support the writer’s (your) position?
* What valid point is conceded by the writer (you) to the opposition?

Conclusion:
* Solutions to the problem.
* Challenge to the reader to be informed and convinced.

Friday –
PRINT your editorial
Edit editorials
Turn in again – Edited Editorials – GC

Critique-
USA Today
CNN
HuffingtonPost

Interviews

Week 13

Monday
Start Good Night and Good Luck

Wednesday
Finish GNAGL
Test on GNAGL

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/cb2d3618-7272-4e48-bb97-a2798c3fcada

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/cd92cd6f-0896-4e05-b55f-e28208ab2ddc

Start news story

Wednesday – Continue news story

Friday – Need to turn in a rough draft at the end of class on Friday/Peer Review

Turn it in to Google Classroom

WEDNESDAY –
Peer review
Rewrite News story and turn it in.

Step 1 – Come up with FOUR news story ideas that may make a good FEATURE story to be published December 19th
Step 2 – Do a web search and come up with THREE story ideas
Story Idea_______________________
Who will you interview(3 per story)?
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/11/30/166250555/free-speech-debate-in-india-heats-up

Wednesday– (Work on initial draft)
WRITE YOUR STORY ON YOUR BLOG
Story assigned by Mr. E – questions about your story?

What are you having problems with?
What is going well?
What is the next step?
Everyone will be in a different spot in the project so please ask me questions…..

Friday –  

Work day and revisions day
-15 minutes to work on story and PRINT 2nd draft
-Peer review
-return paper and make corrections
-Turn in to Google Classroom
-Turn in your 2nd draft

New York Times VR

Feature Stories

 

Week 12

MONDAY
5 w's journalism



  

news story assignment worksheet help
newspaper story assignment


NEWS BRIEFS:

 


Do only the second one(page 162)

Press Freedoms

WEDNESDAY
Cutlines/Captions
Captions


THURSDAY –

news story assignment worksheet help
newspaper story assignment

FRIDAY –
Peer edit, revise and turn in story.
Turn in your story idea on paper
Include:
5W’s and an H
What other information do I need?

Write a LEAD for you story
Turn in on paper

Chose two articles:
Burns Newspaper
http://www.bluemountaineagle.com/
Ashland Newspaper
Critique one NEWS/SPORTS hard news story from each site (not feature story) and post to your blog.

Week 11


Monday-

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Story ideas
1 How to find story ideas – Read
2 Developing Story Ideas – Read
3 Formula for a Well written article – Read

Come up with your own idea and post as

WK11 Story ideas

Wednesday – 
Look for 5 story ideas –
Find three stories on Eugene Register Guard
Discuss

Fill out story idea sheet to turn inStory Idea Sheet – handout

  • HSJ.org
    Story ideasIDEAS:Check local and daily newspapers
  • Check Internet sites of teen interest and schools
  • Check online student newspapers
  • Talk with the school’s public relations person
  • Talk with coaches, guidance counselors, secretaries and the principal
  • Talk with the principal’s advisory group or cabinet
  • Talk with student council members and the sponsor
  • Survey teachers about unusual assignments, clubs they sponsor, students in their classes who are involved in interesting activities.
  • “Beat Letters” for all clubs, organizations, teams, department heads, PTA, custodian or maintenance works, librarians.
  • Contact parent groups, such as athletic boosters or band boosters
  • Walk around the school and take note of posted fliers
  • Look at the sports calendar, district calendar and school calendar
  • Ask your friends what they would like to see in the paper
  • Survey students in the school newspaper or as a class assignment
  • Contact cafeteria workers, bus drivers, maintenance personnel, etc.
  • Watch local and national news programs for stories that might interest your audience
  • Exchange newspapers with other schools
  • Brainstorm in class
  • Seek out students, coaches, teachers, staff, alumni or clubs to profile
  • Contact the alunni group
  • Check out other media for new releases, such as CDs, movies or books
  • “Play Detective” — ask questions about things that have sparked your curiosity
  • Ask your peers to write letters to the editor, columns, editorial cartoons or to participate in “man-on-the-street” columnns
  • Check out school policies or the code of conduct
  • Attend school board meetings

3 Assignment Preparation Sheet – GC

FRIDAY-
30 minutes – work on story.

Famous leads
Writing the Lead
What to Avoid In Leads
Lead Writing Exercise

Newspaper guru
http://www.timharrower.com/PDFs/writing-leads.pdf

WK11 Lead – GC
Write a LEAD for the story that is handed out in class

Future of Journalism?

360 Example

Pair Interview
Writing Interviews
Write and POST your Lead from the interview

Friday-Critique one hard news story from all three site:

http://www.nydailynews.com/
http://www.dailynews.com/
http://democratherald.com/

Week 10

Monday
Start Shattered Glass


Wednesday
Class read – Pennenberg Article 2014
60 minutes Interview (On DVD)

GC – Listen while answering questions
Acitivity 3 and 4

NPR Interview (2004)

SG

Friday


Glass 2013
Glass 2014
Glass 2016 – *
Update on Glass – *

Update 2 – *
Glass Update 3

Glass Update 4

Glass 2017

Stephen Glass current job

 

sports lens

http://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/2365170636

Friday –
Man Bites Dog
Wk10 critique – GC
Beaverton Bee
McMinnville News-Register
Thedalleschronicle.com