Newspaper article example

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Creating a News Report

Understanding the features of newspaper report

Analysing Newspaper Articles (short version)

Read the three newspaper articles: Zebra, Stage-School and Flower-beds.

What are the key features in these reports?

Answer questions about the articles.

BBC Journalism Skills: Principles of good writing for news

How to write news articles – In a nutshell

Now write your news article.

Try these Fun-Time Extras

Draw some pictures that could accompany your newspaper article.


Think of what could happen next Tuesday. What will float next.
Make up five ideas, choose your favourite and draw it or make
up a story about it.

How many newspaper reports features can you see? Newspaper article example
How many newspaper reports features can you see? Newspaper article example

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