By David Gopee. Writing a news Story. Action plan. Presenting to: Broadcast Journalism class Audience: High school education (Grade 11-12) 65% female Audience interest: High Audience familiarity with topic: Relatively new
A Short phrase used to capture attention.
“The wheels on the bus go round and round.”- story about bus safety.”
“Local man dies in tragic accident”
How does one read a newspaper:
Find interested information
Read opening Paragraph
Preview the Text
Consider the personal value of the text
Complete the story
Write a lead to the below accident report
A Murfreesboro man died Monday afternoon
when his car spun out of control on rain-
slickened Broad Street, crashed into a utility
pole and threw him through the windshield.
Write your own Story Lead