ERIC Number: ED205997
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
From Newsroom to Classroom: An Introduction to the Newspaper. Fifth Edition.
Palm Beach Newspapers, Inc., West Palm Beach, FL.
Intended for use with students at all grade levels, this booklet contains activities for incorporating newspaper study into the classroom. The first section of the booklet contains a week-long teaching unit designed to familiarize students with the format and style of newspapers. The remaining sections of the booklet contain activities designed to teach students how to (1) use the newspaper in conjunction with television and radio, (2) write letters to the editor, and (3) use the advertisements. Suggestions are also provided for devising spelling and grammar lessons from the newspaper and for creating a class newspaper. A copy of a class newspaper is included. (FL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Palm Beach Newspapers, Inc., West Palm Beach, FL.