Reporting & Writing

REPORTING & INTERVIEWING

Newsgathering lesson module from JEA

12Rules for beg. reporters

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MAESTRO PLANNER – Maestro on Steroids 2-page planner

INTERVIEWING RESOURCES: 

On How I approach strangers in the street with HONY’s Brandon Stanton and the hony-video-worksheet from JEA and GREAT Humans of your School examples from JEA

Greenlight_Questions

The Interview-listeninghowto_prepare-1Getting the Most from Your Interviews

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REAL Reporting Checklist  from Adam Dawkins

WRITING

Writing lessons and activities module from JEA

Start with this: CAPTION WRITING 

Writing leads – From Bobby Hawthorne 

SPORTS WRITING

PROFILE WRITING

“If you want to know the story of a war, tell the story of one soldier” – Ernie Pyle  It’s all about the students. Write for an audience of one.

Bobby Hawthorne’s building-a-story-2. Great example of meaningful storytelling for profile pieces!

OPINION WRITING

Dawkins Editorial

Column Writing Handout page 1,2

A Look at 2 columnists

Movie Review lesson

Types of Editorial and Fact OR Opinion? 

What about Alternatives to Traditional Text? – Check out this presentation from Jess Hunziker.

EDITING

Editing lessons and activities module from JEA

USE THE CSMA CRITIQUES TO GUIDE YOUR GOALS AND DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS 

ALL COLORADO NEWS PUBLICATION CRITIQUE 

ALL COLORADO YEARBOOK CRITIQUE 

ALL COLORADO WEBSITE CRITIQUE