Picking Up the Pieces and Putting them Back Together

Learners examine how a breaking news story is constructed, first by predicting what facts and details must appear in what order, and then by assembling the story from cut-up pieces. They practice writing their own 'breaking news' lead paragraphs.

6th - 12th English Language Arts 5 Views 9 Downloads
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English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Duration
1 hr

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