Mrs. Neely – Journalism

It's all storytelling. That's what journalism is all about.

Lesson Plans May 14-18

May15

Monday, May 14

  • Work on captions, lead-ins, headline and subheads for boys and girls track spreads
  • Identify names for MS group photos

Tuesday, May 15

  • Work on captions, lead-ins, headline and subheads for boys and girls track spreads
  • Identify names for MS group photos
  • Awards Day in Journalism–CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!!!

Wednesday, May 16

  • STAAR Test day for 8th grade

Thursday, May 17

  • STAAR Test day for 8th grade

Friday, May 18

  • 8th Grade Reward Trip
  • Check all storyboard published work
  • Finish up final assignments

**JOURNALISM FIELD TRIP NEXT TUESDAY, MAY 22 to Longview News-Journal. Bus is leaving the Middle School at 7:50 a.m.

TEKS 110.62.02, 110.62.03, 110.62.04 and 110.62.05

‘We Believe in ALL Kids ALL the Time’

Lesson Plans May 7-11

May8

Monday, May 7

  • Rework headline assignment for re-grade
  • Finish up extra assignments from last week.

Tuesday, May 8

  • UIL News Story prompt – timed writing

Wednesday, May 9

  • Work on Yearbook pages for MS Boys and Girls Track
  • UIL News Story prompts for students who STAAR tested on Tuesday.

Thursday, May 10

  • Finish Yearbook pages for MS Boys and Girls Track — final submissions

Friday, May 11

  • UIL Editorial Writing Prompt – timed writing; submit

TEKS 110.62.02, 110.62.04 and 110.62.05

‘We Believe in ALL Kids ALL the Time’

Lesson Plans April 30-May 4

May8

Monday, April 30

  • Photoshop Assignment – creating graphics with text

Tuesday, May 1

  • Photoshop Assignment – creating graphics with text

Wednesday, May 2

  • Yearbook spreads/photos
  • Film video clips for Principal Appreciation

Thursday, May 3

  • Headlines assignment- UIL Prompt

Friday, May 4

  • Video for Mrs. Balboa
  • Headline assignment – 2nd draft/turn in for re-grade

TEKS 110.62.03, 110.62.04 and 110.62.05

‘We Believe in ALL Kids ALL the Time’

Lesson Plans April 16-20

April16

Monday, April 16

  • Students work on Storyboard assignments (due today or tomorrow)
  • Work on individual projects/stories

Tuesday, April 17

  • Students will complete storyboard assignments (all stories due today)
  • Work on individual projects/stories

Wednesday, April 18

  • Work on individual projects/stories
  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Thursday, April 19

Friday, April 20

  • Complete Lesson 1 Activity
  • Photoshop Lesson 2 Overview and Activity

TEKS 110.62.04 and 110.62.05

‘We Believe in ALL Kids ALL the Time’


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