Lesson Plans
Journalism 1st Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/08/2007 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Assignment 2--Hard news story--Due today.

Peer editing:
8 step process
Finish editing.
Re-write in lab if possible.

Mini-lesson on the passive voice. Don't use it.
How do you end a hard news story? Read STRIB articles, analyze, and discuss
Another hard news story:

BOLT students at AgBowl:
Write in lab if possible; otherwise be legible!
Peer editing.
Discuss news criteria: why is this story newsworthy?
Discuss leads: what facts did reporters lead with?
Re-write (by hand or in lab--depends on testing schedule)
Finsih editing if necessary
Re-write and hand in for a grade.
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