This session shows students creating 'lockdown' news. It shows students writing a news report based on current events or things that are of interest to them. It shows them recording themselves on a range of devices and sharing these to both our class site and to their individual blogs for others to enjoy.
This session has a large focus on children making connections between themselves and current events from both within NZ and from with the world.
Class Site Content
Students will write and record themselves presenting a lockdown news episode based on a current events topic or something of interest to them (e.g. Delta Outbreak, Olympic News, Sports).
Students choose a current events topic to write on and do some research so they can add facts to their report.
Students then write a report to share the information they have found out. Students then present their lockdown news (preferably by recording it.subject to write othey are interested in and take a range of photos showing that one object in multiple ways.
Students need to think about the rule of thirds as they take these photographs as this will enhance their finished photo.