This newspaper writing lesson pack includes:
>Assignment handout with step by step instructions for how to write a newspaper article.
>Rubric for assignment.
>Brainstorming “who, what, where and when” worksheet.
>3 different Printable newspaper templates.
>3 different Powerpoint editable version of templates.
Begin by ensuring that your students are familiar with newspapers, the format and the way in which an article is written. Discuss headlines, advertising, and factual writing.
Go through the step by step assignment and use the brainstorming page to assist your students in planning their writing. You can either use the digital version for your students to type up their article or the worksheet for your students to write up their article. Alternatively you could use both, and use the worksheet templates to help with the planning process.
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