This package includes a set of notes from multiple sources that culminates in a lengthy school-district-based news story. This package includes the following:
(1) two-plus pages of notes from several sources,
(2) a writing guide based on the six question words and the elements of news,
(3) a news writing rubric,
(4) and an explanation of these concepts: elements of news, interesting vs. important, and the six question words.
Use this realistic, challenging, and high-interest story as practice or as an assessment.