ERIC Number: ED038026
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Writing a Newspaper: UISP (Utah Instructional Systems Project).
Wignet, Lerue; Lindeman, LeRoy R.
Designed as part of a program to provide self-instructional mediated experiences in an individualized instruction program, this unit covers the process of producing a newspaper. A hierarchy of concepts to be covered by this unit is provided. Students are pretested on their interest and knowledge by means of an evaluation test. The manual lists the behavioral objectives and the learning experiences that teach a particular concept. Student guides are written on different academic levels so that individualization can take place. The more concrete learning experiences are listed befor e the abstract learning experiences. A section is presented to orient the teacher to the materials and methods of the unit. Film strips which were developed for the unit are described and the script to be used with them is given. Using this unit, the final activity should be the production of a class newspaper. A materials list is appended. (JY)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Class Activities, Communications, Experiential Learning, Individualized Instruction, Newspapers, Program Descriptions
Utah State Board of Education, Division of Instructional Media, 1400 University Club Bldg., 136 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
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Authoring Institution: Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City. Div. of Instructional Media.