BY NICK BENNETT
First let’s get into a journalistic mood 🤓
List Portal’s 8 Best Movies About Writers:
The Balibo Five is a true story of Australian journalists censored and silenced forever. You can read more about what happened here.
Channel 7 special report by Nick McCallum:
There is also a movie. made by Robert Connolly:
Today – Research: What are appropriate sources of information?
Ultimately, you’ll develop your own strategies but your ideas and information may be sourced from:
- Tip-offs from contacts
- Your intuition and gut feel
- Press releases
- Events on the news-cycle
- Other journalists, etc.
You MUST triple-check facts before broadcasting or publishing.
On this site:
Other useful websites:
Reputable news sites:
- Spend time reading and researching the links above. Then, chose one story from this list of media releases and re-write it into a story that you could publish on your WordPress site. Length: 300-400 words
- Choose a Creative Commons (CC) image – here’s how.
- Submit to your Student Weekly Tasks folder in the Drive