|Finish the News Story For Google Apps|
|A teachable activity for your grade 8's as they explore media. This will give them practice in using the pyramid method as they write their news stories. |
The following statements are fictional. Your task is to write a fictional news story that includes a lead, body and a tail with all the essential details a reader would look for. Make it engaging.
1 Few escape in museum fire that kills 74.
2 World Health Organization announce potential for pandemic after discovering a novel virus in ______
3 New drug discovered by Hector Osoplane cures the common cold.
4 Man discovers missing ship, ‘The Santa Maria’ after reading over Christopher Columbus’ journals.
5 Moving microbes found by astronauts visiting Mars suggesting aliens may be real.
6 Three extremely dangerous prisoners escaped from Quantico Prison.
7 Newly discovered truth serum will be tried on accused during murder trial.