Journalism 1

Introduction to Journalism 1

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Class Guide

    • Introductions
      • Press Pass
      • Newsroom Rules & Etiquette
      • Interactive Notebook
      • What is journalism?
      • What makes something newsworthy?
      • What is news? 
        • News tips
      • Production Process/Workflow
    • History, Ethics, & Press Law
      • Shattered Glass Movie
      • Ethics Activity
      • Press Law
      • Peer Editing Expectations
    • Leads, News Writing
      • Covering breaking news
    • AP Style
      • Sample Publication Stylesheet
    • Headline Writing
    • Investigative Journalism
      • All the President’s Men
    • Feature Writing
      • UIL Powerpoint 
      • Personality Feature
      • Club Feature
      • Informational Feature
      • Sports Feature
      • Human Interest Feature
    • Opinion Writing
      • Blogging
      • Editorial
      • Column Writing
      • Advice
      • Editorial Cartoon
      • Movie Review – The Lion King (tie-in w Hamlet)
      • Podcast
    • Sports & Broadcast
      • Game Recap
      • Movie Project – news segment
    • Advertising, PR & Multimedia
      • Ad Design Project
      • News Literacy/Advertorials
      • Product Placement
      • Polls & Surveys
      • Social Media Responsibilities
    • Photojournalism, Photoshop and Captions
      • White Balance
      • Aperture, ISO, and Shutter Speed
      • Capturing emotion and telling a story
      • Composition
      • Uploading, Organizing, and Editing
        • File naming convention
        • Lightroom Basics
      • Light Painting (fun)
      • Captioning
    • Yearbook Layout and Design
      • Terminology
        • Tear apart the book!
      • Layout Guidelines
        • Color
        • Sizing
        • White Space
      • Typography (painting/lettering)
      • Good vs Bad Design
      • Theme Packet