LESSON TITLE: Reporting Live
CURRICULUM AREA: Language Arts / Technology 1.02, 1.03, 2.01, 5.01
GRADE LEVEL: 6-8
What does it take to cover a game?
Students will report a live game of the ACC tournament.
Read a news article of a game that has just been played.
Watch the game as a class.
Allow students to take notes on the game.
Student will prepare a news article about the game.
Some students can pair together to co-anchor the report.
Students will word process the report: bold lines, spell check, thesaurus, cut and
Give students grades based on the information, the style and delivery.
RE-TEACHING AND ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES:
Re-Teaching Review a newspaper article and discuss details and supporting info.
Enrichment Allow students to present their report as a live anchor with commercials and co-anchor reporting.