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Jaws attacks!
Using a scene from Jaws as inspiration, students are provided  … read more
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Make your own tabloid newspaper
Working in groups, students design and create a tabloid newspaper  … read more
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Divine definitions
Ideas for improving media vocabulary including a definitions  … read more
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Newspaper analysis
A detailed resource that specifically helps students with their  … read more
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Editorial decisions
Groups of students work as editorial teams to select the best  … read more
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Tabloid or broadsheet?
Explore the main features of the two types of newspapers. A whizzy  … read more
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Spot the difference
In pairs, students read the article, pick out and highlight the  … read more
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Newspaper placemat writing frame and template
There are two different versions of this brilliant A3 prompt  … read more
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Inverted pyramid writing
A great resource which teaches the history, importance and use  … read more
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Starters for all: punctuation
These starters are designed for all students and include extension  … read more
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Syntex sequencing activity - meat over (difficulty rating 2)
Explore how words are used in headlines: examine the word order,  … read more
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Syntex sequencing activity - for grass (difficulty rating 2)
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Syntex sequencing activity - colony decimates (difficulty rating 1)
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Syntex sequencing activity - cocaine faces (difficulty rating 1)
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Syntex sequencing activity - Body boot (difficulty rating 3)
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Syntex sequencing activity - Approved babies (difficulty rating: 3)
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Syntex sequencing activity - Air Control (difficulty rating 1)
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Syntex sequencing activity - 621,000 mph (difficulty rating 3)
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Syntex sequencing activity - a aeroplane (difficulty rating 2)
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Syntex sequencing activity - 10 among (difficulty rating 2)
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Comparing headlines
Compare the headlines that followed the death of Gordon Brown's  … read more
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Making a local newspaper
Detailed guidance for students.  … read more
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Report reconstruction
Work as a sub-editor to assemble a newspaper report about a school  … read more
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Types of newspaper stories
A versatile resource - good for familiarising students with newspaper  … read more
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Write your own newspaper article
Planning sheet for newspaper article - with suggested subjects.  … read more
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Lead articles
Comparison of tabloid and broadsheet newspapers. Needs examples  … read more
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Writing a magazine article
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Compare two newspaper articles
Use this handy prompt sheet to prepare for a comparison.  … read more
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Conduct your own interviews
On the topic of whether TV is harmful.  … read more
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Introduction to types of newspaper
Group research activities. Complete the table with information  … read more
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Introduction to types of newspaper version 2
(differentiated). Sort out the muddled definitions to show  … read more
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Launch your own newspaper
A six step task sheet.  … read more
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Newspaper layout
A handy frame, useful for planning.  … read more
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Newspaper layout
Plus a handy frame for pupils to produce their own writing.  … read more
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Bias - what is it? (the sporty version)
An interesting guide with a football flavour.  … read more
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How to construct a tabloid
A sample page layout.  … read more
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