Grades 9–12
8 sessions: 1 hour each
Informational, Media, Narrative

Shifting the Narrative

Jessica Thompson, 826 Dallas Project; and the Dallas Free Press
Students will report on a story relevant to their community, while also growing their critical media literacy skills.
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Finishing Touches

A gripping headline is essential to a piece of journalism. During this session, students will learn how to create one and continue writing their own drafts.
Download Includes
Shifting the Narrative—Session 8 Handout
What Your Students Will Learn

Your students will learn about what makes an effective headline.

What Your Students Will Produce