REPORTING & INTERVIEWING
Newsgathering lesson module from JEA
Poster on Brainstorming from the late Bob Greenman / hang it in your classroom
Check out this 3-page guided brainstorming form, based on a combination of looking for themes in the stories we are telling and on local angles for larger trends
MAESTRO PLANNER – Maestro on Steroids 2-page planner
REAL Reporting Checklist from Adam Dawkins
Start with this: CAPTION WRITING
- Extended Caption Writing Presentation from Jess Hunziker
- A great Pdf of Caption Writing formula basics: captions2
- and HANDOUT for caption writing, too
- Presentation, Samples and Handouts from Jack Kennedy’s “Sports Writing is about More than Just Sports” presentations.
“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!
Types of Editorial and Fact OR Opinion?
What about Alternatives to Traditional Text? – Check out this presentation from Jess Hunziker.
USE THE CSMA CRITIQUES TO GUIDE YOUR GOALS AND DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS