Youth-generated, journalism fosters news literacy and creates a sense of community. Students at will enjoy this creative, exciting, and stimulating multidisciplinary course in as they create an authentic newspaper/letter, and capture their memories yearbook. As students are transformed into reporters and editors, they will become effective in layout and design strategies, use the key elements of successful journalism and gain project management skills. Aspects of newspapers are covered, including parts of a newspaper, writing an article, online newspapers, newspaper reading habits, and layout and design techniques. Yearbook areas combine facets of technology, photography, design and writing.
* Prerequisites: None
* This course includes an optional learning experience.