This Journalism Reporting for "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton lesson plan also includes:
Students write a news story using incidents and descriptions from the novel, The Outsiders, by S.E. Hinton. They work effectively in teams to edit and evaluate the newspaper articles and then present the newspaper article to the class. Finally, students participate in class discussion related to the effect of the media on public opinion, particularly as it may relate to elections or different groups in society.