Journalism

Mr. Giorgi's Blog

Google Classroom

6/5 to 6/9

Monday

Issue #11 ships*

Human Rights Letter: Pogroms in Chechnya

Good Night & Good Luck

Tuesday-Thursday

Issue #11 distributed

Human Rights Letter: Pogroms in Chechnya

Good Night & Good Luck

Friday

½ day farewell

Notes:

This week we will work to get issue #11 finished. Please complete JA #13, JA#14, JA#15 if you have not already done so. Please also get those last videos completed. If you have any questions about any course content, assignments or exams, please see me as soon as you can.

Items of Interest, access to Newspapers, writing tips and contests:

History of Journalism Part I

Tutorials on Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop

Guide to Editorials (focus on structure)

Inverted Pyramid and Hard News

History of Journalism Part I- China through Europe (You will need to login first)

History of Journalism Part I- Colonies through Industrial Revolution (Login first)

History of Journalism Part I - Famous Quotes (Login First)

Journalism History Part II Video 1 (first half of the 20th century; you will need to login first)

Journalism History Part II Video 2 (first television campaign in presidential politics; you will need to login first)

Journalism History Part II Video 3 (You will need to login first)

Journalism History Part II Video 4 (You will need to login first)

Journalism History Part II Video 5 (You will need to login first)

Journalism History Links (extra resources and videos)

Storyboard Planning Sheet

 Flicker Video Effect, Creating Basic Titles and Working With Audio 

Free music for your video projects (just cite the providers)

Classwork reviews and extras

Sample Film Project Sheet (Empire Strikes Back)

NYTimes Link: 200279677

New Hope News (publishing opportunity)

New Hope Free Press (publishing opportunity)

How to connect to the network share folders on the Macs:

·         Click on Top Menu Bar→ Go and then click Connect to Server

·         Enter the following path: Cifs://fs1.nhsd.org/StudentShare/HS

·         Click the + sign to add to Favorite servers

·         Click on Connect

Running List of Assignments:

JA#1: Remembering September 11, 2001 (due 9/15)

Copy Editing #1 (In Your Journalism Assignments in OneNote)  (due 9/28)

Adobe InDesign and Photoshop layout activity (9/30)

First Debate Questions (in your Journalism Assignments OneNote) (due 9/26)

Issue #1 articles: (9/30). All Published Online 9/30; Print Layout in Progress.

Vice Presidential Debate Questions (in your Journalism Assignments OneNote) (10/5)

Analyzing Opinion Pieces: JA#2 Let’s Get Putin’s Attention! (Due 10/17)

The Final Debate (in OneNote due on 10/21)

JA#3 10/21/16 Internet Attack (on Google Classroom due 10/28)

Quarter 1 Video 2 (10/28)

Issue #2 work (11/4)

JA#4 Challenges Facing Teens (Due 11/11, -2 if late, -5 after 11/14)

JA#5: Making Mental Toughness and Intimacy for the Avoidant (due 11/18, -2 if late, -5 after 11/21)

Copy Editing Exercise #2 (Due 11/17, -1 after 11/18)

Issue #3 Work (Due 11/21)

Ultra Key Exercise (Due 12/1)

JA#6: Interview Assignment (12/5 on Google Classroom)

Issue #4 Work (Due 12/6)

Q2V1: Ultra Key Effect project in Adobe Premiere

JA#7: Creating a Voice in Writing

JA#8: The Expanding Reach of Fake News (Due 12/16, Friday, on Google Classroom…-2 on 12/17, -5 after 12/19 )

Q2V2: Flicker Effect in class activity and project work and Storyboard Planning Sheet 

JA#9: The Coming Technology Backlash (on Google Classroom, due 1/23, -5)

Back-to-basics: Robots teaching Robots (due 2/8 in class)

JA #10: How to Make America’s Robots Great Again (-5 after 2/10)

Video Research Survey (due 2/10)

Brainstorm for Quarter 3 Article#1

Overlay and PiP practice video check (due 2/10 and worth 10 points-make sure you were checked off)

History of Journalism Part II (2/23)

JA#11: High School Wrestling Controversy in Texas (due 3/3, -5 after 3/6)

Q3 Article #1 (This was the material used in Issues #6 and #7…-5 after 3/8)

JA#12: HR1313 (-5 after 3/20/17)

Q3 Article #2 (material for issues #8 and #9, 3/17)

Q3V1 and Q3V2 (Overlay, PiP, Ultra Key)

JA#13: SpaceX makes aerospace history (-5 after 4/17)

JA#14: History of the Filibuster (-5 after 4/17)

JA#15: Your Story (due on 5/12...grace period 5/15, after 5/15 -5)