Writing Ideas

Here are some writing ideas by Lisa Davison, Chicago Tribune and distributed by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Benton County Daily Record, & Northwest Arkansas Times. Adaptable Writing Activities for Many Ages                              These activity ideas are good for individual assignments or writing with a buddy. 1. Write a feature story about a person. (It could be about…
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Internet Safety

"Police:  Know what your kids are doing on the Web".  Check out this local story in Tuesday’s Herald on page 4 of section B or click on the following link to read it online www.grandforksherald.com/event/article/id/136919/

NNW Part 6: Salute To Carriers

  National Newspaper Week concludes today with International Newspaper Carrier Day. A special THANK YOU to all of the carriers and motor route drivers who rise in the early morning hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to deliver the newspaper. These independent business professionals do more than just deliver. Demands are placed on…
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NNW Part 5: Censorship

It’s National Newspaper Week and the Kentucky Press Association was kind enough to provide us with some educational material. Each day, this week, we will have newspaper activities for you to do with your students. AT ISSUE: NEWSPAPERS                                       CENSORSHIP Newspapers in this nation experience a degree of freedom virtually unequaled in the world. That doesn’t…
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NNW Part 4: Ethics

It’s National Newspaper Week and the Kentucky Press Association was kind enough to provide us with some educational material. Each day, this week, we will have newspaper activities for you to do with your students. AT ISSUE: NEWSPAPER ETHICS Editors and reporters are well aware of the impact of their decisions regarding what stories to…
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