Assignments for Sept. 12

5 Sep

For class:

Read: NRW, Chapter 5, “Handling Quotations and Attributions.”

Prepare: First news critique group: Bring a news article of sufficient length for examination to class and critique it for issues of quotation. Are there direct quotes that would have been better summarized? Visa versa.

First Critique Group: Allyson and Brandon Brown

Write: Your story based on the field trip to Omega Mart and RE:Mike; pay special attention to your use of quotes.

Review: The website in advance of Todd Lopez’s visit. Prepare questions for Editor Todd Lopez and familiarize yourself with the site.