MECPS Mass Communication Blog Fall 2012

Increasing Media Literacy

Do Now: 5/1

Today you will be learning about the structure of broadcast news. by the end of class today you should be able to identify the different elements of this type of journalism like an  attention-getting headline, a strong lead, the use of quotes and trustworthy facts, a summary and skillful arrangement.

Do Now: 

  1. What are the different types of journalism that we have learned about in class? Make a list with an explanation of purpose for each.
  2. What is Broadcast journalism?


We are going to be watching different broadcast news segments and analyzing them for their techniques so that we can recreate in the class room.         Go to and open Broadcast journalism assignment.


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