News Story Forms.1

The newspaper has three major responsibilities:
1. _____________________________
2. _____________________________
3. _____________________________

ACTIVITY
Using the paper, find examples of the how the paper is meeting the responsibilities listed above. Write the headline, section and page number of your sample below.
1. __________________________________________________________
2. __________________________________________________________
3. __________________________________________________________
 
 
 

Three Major Story Forms

Straight News Story:
Feature Story:
Editorial:

ACTIVITY
Using the newspaper, find an example of each of these story forms to add to your Reporter's Notebook. As you find each item, cut it out, paste it on a piece of paper and label it.

HOMEWORK
Complete Worksheet B by reading each story and identifying it as straight news, feature or editorial.


back to toc