Monday, Sept. 15
We are talking “news elements.” What are the reasons that reporters chase a story, put it on the top of the web site, announce it on the TV broadcast, or place it a front page? It’s important for journalists to understand the News Elements and why a story may be selected for news.
Last week, you began this assignment:
Find one story for each News Element (you will have 8 total). For each story answer 1) Where did you locate/find the story, 2) what’s the story about (the Ws), 3) what’s the element/why is it in the news?
The News Elements:
8 Space & Time