Lesson Plans
Video Production 3rd Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/05/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
No school--winter break

Intro to course--objectives, activities, rules

News production--"what's news" discussion; read http://www.cybercollege.com/tvp063.htm; http://www.cybercollege.com/tvp063-2.htm, list jobs/tasks (make a chart), which job do you find most interesting, why (p), read one "yellow": list the big ideas

News production--review reading, job interest, the "yellow" block summaries; "what's news 2": read http://www.cybercollege.com/tvp064.htm; local news ideas: who what where when why how--discussion

Shots--establishing, long, medium, closeup, extreme close up, truck, pan, tilt, pedestal, zoom, reaction shot, cut-in, cut away, (http://www.mediacollege.com/video/shots/); composition: the rule of 3rds: find three images that illustrate the concept
News production-- types of stories on television news: straight news, profile: person, place, event, organization; analyzing straight news stories: who, what, where, etc., elements: the structure of a news story, inverted pyramid style in contrast to essay style, shot types; analyze three news stories

News production--analysis reports; local news stories; scripting/preparing straight news