Teacher Resources: Student-Facing Materials

Handout Packet
     Student Prompt and Project Guidelines
     Materials Release Permission form (students must get parent signature to share work)
     Analyze a Commentary  
     Example Script 
     Commentary Graphic Organizer
     Journalistic Evidence Explainer
     Peer-to-Peer Feedback Worksheet
     Mark Your Script for Narration
     Audio and Video Conventions

 

Exemplars
     Student Media Examples
     Letters to the Next President Showcase (2016)
          Selected Letters to the Next President (PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs)

Issue Selection & Analysis
     Current Events and Debatable Resources Library (PBS Learning Media) 
     Top 5 Election 2020 Issues Teens Want to Talk About (According to Teens)
     Issue Analysis Link Collection

Media Making Tips
     Video Styles With Myles
     Audio Styles With Myles

Classroom Infographics
     Commentary How To
     6 Elements of Voicing a Script

Teacher-Created Sample Materials
     Sample Student Assignment Sequence (Samantha McMillan)
     Sample Student One-Sheeter (Mia Gittlen)

 

More Resources
     Program Information
     Professional Development & Support
     Sample Student Journey