- Students learn how newspapers got started, what components are necessary for creating a good newspaper, and what is included in the basic structure of a news article. They will examine historical newspapers from several eras and then compare them to today's newspapers. Students will then take on the role of a journalist and write a news article about a hot topic or current event.
- Business and Communication, Journalism, English Language Arts, Language, Grammar and Vocabulary, Reading Informational Text, History, Life Science, Physical Science
- Lower Primary, Upper Primary
- Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
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- Lesson Plan
- Lynn Ann Wiscount, Erin Halovanic, Vince Mariner
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