ERIC Number: ED099884
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Newspaper Idea Book for Upper Grades. Revised.
Kern County Superintendent of Schools, Bakersfield, CA.
This resource guide is designed to stimulate upper grade students' interest in newspaper writing, editing, and production and to teach young people to read critically, to analyze the message, and to separate fact from fiction. The guide contains an overview of a newspaper, a brief history of journalism, a description of the physical plant of a newspaper, an analysis of the different sections of the newspaper, a section on newswriting, and a discussion of the responsibilities of the newspaper. Each of these sections of the guide contains ideas on how to use the newspaper to improve reading skills. The bibliography contains additional sources describing how to use the newspaper in the classroom. (RB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kern County Superintendent of Schools, Bakersfield, CA.