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    Journalistic Writing Posters

    Top Ten Tips for Introducing Newspapers into your Classroom

    Try our top tips on how to introduce newspapers to your classroom!   To download this free resource, click here… Download here

  • Journalistic Writing Posters
    Journalistic Writing Posters

    Top Ten Tips for Writing a Newspaper Report

    Free literacy poster: Top Ten Tips for Writing a Newspaper Report Tips for pupils to help perfect their news reports, written by First News editor, Nicky Cox. To download this free resource, click here… Download here

  • Journalistic Writing Posters
    Journalistic Writing Posters

    What did you do in the war?

    First News is on the lookout for more fascinating Second World War stories. We’d love to hear from anyone with interesting memories of the war, particularly those who: Fought in the war – soldiers, pilots, navy officers Survived… Download here

  • Journalistic Writing Posters
    Journalistic Writing Posters

    POSTER: What’s in a Newspaper Report?

    All the features of a newspaper report are identified on this poster. Why are quotes used? What information do you find in the lead paragraph? Click the link below to download this Free Resource or click here to subscribe to First News. Download here

  • Journalistic Writing Posters
    Journalistic Writing Posters

    POSTER: What’s on the Front Page of a Newspaper?

    Logo, Masthead, Teasers, Headline, Photos, Advert, Body, Lead, Standfirst, Cover story –  all the features of a newspaper front page are identified on this poster! Click here to download this free poster. Click here to subscribe to First News. … Download here