Project three info

Here is the information for project three and the rubric.

Make sure you read the info and rubric thoroughly. Be prepared for in-class conferences with me on May 10.

 

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Prep for Thursday

For Thursday, please read this article on photojournalism.

As a friendly reminder, your projects are due at the start of class (anything printed or turned in after class has begun will receive a 5-point deduction. Here is what needs to be stapled together and turned in:

  • Your final draft
  • Two completed peer editing sheets (failure to include these will result in a 5-point deduction)
  • A completed rubric filled out by you
  • The names and numbers of your sources (failure to provide this will result in a 10-point deduction)

Good luck, and happy writing!

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Budget lines

Sorry for the confusion – I’m having some trouble with MyClasses. Please just print and hand in your budget line in class.

Thanks!

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Reminders

Hi, all! This is a friendly reminder about what is due tomorrow:

  • Project two budget line (upload to MyClasses)
  • Corrections on project one
  • Assignment four (printed, stapled, rubric attached and filled out)
  • Feature story readings (will show up on your quiz)

As a reminder, here are those readings:

See you tomorrow!

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Assignment four

Here is the prompt for assignment four to help you prepare for your project two event coverage. Here is the rubric. These will be due printed and stapled with the rubric filled out and attached at the start of class Thursday.

Your budget line for project two is due to MyClasses before the start of class Thursday. Reminder, here’s what it should look like:

SCHOOLZONES – Wicomico County commissioners will meet Wednesday to discuss the possibility of putting speed cameras in school zones throughout the county. The proposal came about after angry parents petitioned to get cameras following a crash involving a 7-year-old pedestrian.

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Critiques & homework

Here is the critique we started in class today. You will finish the rest at home using one of these three articles:

You will still need to read all three articles for Tuesday. Next week’s quiz will include details from each one.

You will also need to read chapter 8 – story organization – in preparation for our in-class writing assignment Tuesday.

Have a great weekend! Hope to see you at the Saladworks SPJ fundraiser!

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Project two info

Here is the information and the rubric for project two.

Your completed draft is due May 1. Get your story ideas approved by me by Tuesday.

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