Journalism I: First Block - 9th Grade Campus
Conference Time: Second Block
Adv Journalism Yearbook: Third Block
Adv Journalism Yearbook: Fourth Block
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Current Events — Fridays
Introduction to Journalism I
Text-Ferguson, Donald L. and Patten, Jim. 1994. Journalism Today!
The history of American media
The responsiblities of the media
Elements of news
News organizations and sources
Business and advertising
Laws and ethics
Grades for both Journalism I and Yearbook classes are based on total points. Every assignment will be given a point value. Your grade will be determined by the number of points you earn out of the number of possible points with Progress Reports every three weeks.