ERIC Number: ED136296
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Gentry, Carolyn S., Comp.
The purpose of this manual is to show teachers a variety of creative ways to capitalize on the high interest value of photographs for communication skills. The first section of this volume contains sketches to motivate deeper study of photojournalism: "Development of Photojournalism,""Time to Remember: Matthew B. Brady,""Dates in the History of the Illustrated Press,""How Do You Get To Be a Press Photographer,""Press Photography by Lou Egner,""Morabito Snaps a Pulitzer with 'Kiss of Life' Photo,""How Are News Pictures Printed?" and "Some Photojournalism Terms." The second section provides a collection of classroom activities spanning various levels of instruction. Early reading and writing activities and exercises to develop skills in visual discrimination for mass media classes are included, in addition to descriptions of creative experiences and lists of research topics, projects involving pictures, and resources. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Times - Union/Jacksonville Journal, FL.
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