Opinion Structure

The Opinion Story: A Classic Way to Structure It These basic elements create a sure-fire story that satisfies readers, permits plenty of editorializing, and scores well at contests. Vary the length of any of t... Read More...

Week 3: 9/5/16 – 9/9/16

Friday, 9/8/16: LOGO & Word as Art Drill Today's BIG QUESTIONS: What PURPOSES does a LOGO hope to achieve? List the verbs... WHAT ARE YOUR PASSIONS AND VALUES? WHY DO SOME LOGOS LAST WHILE OTHERS FALTER?... Read More...

Notebook Title Pages

Use Photoshop to design your notebook's title page. Include:  Your name Your course School year Teacher Room 604 Also include these design elements Component (3C) ... Read More...

Week 2: 8/29/16 – 9/2/16

Friday, 9/2/16: Images & Blending in PShop Today's BIG QUESTIONS: WHAT IS A HELPFUL QUOTE YOU CAN BRING US FOR THE ROOM?HAVE YOU PROVEN YOU CAN SELECT & ERASE BACKGROUND (MONA LISA DRILL)IS YOUR TITLE... Read More...

Caption Writing

The 4-Part Caption: Crimson's Goal Captions must tell the specific details AND the larger story behind each photograph. That means each one answers who, what, when, where, why and how. The caption also states ... Read More...

Week 1: 8/22/16 – 8/26/16

FRIDAY 8/26/16: Font Hierarchy + PShop Layers & Shapes Photoshop Nuts & Bolts Demo Lesson: Create 3-part Hierarchy in most compositions: L - M - S SLIDES FROM CLASS BLOCK 8/24-25/1... Read More...

Writing a review

How fun to pursue journalism written as REVIEW, where you help the audience know whether they should also experience it. Get out there, enjoy some entertainment or food, and give readers a sassy and factual r... Read More...

Fall Drama Poster

Design an 11 x 17 poster for PRHS Drama that attracts audience and communicates the plot and themes of the fall play. Include recommendations and information provided from your reporting effort with Marcy Goodn... Read More...

Objectivity as a reporter

Journalism is not opinionated essay composition, and readers generally care about the facts more than a writer's interpretation. Develop the self control to hear opinion and bias in your word choices and decisi... Read More...