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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

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    Journalistic Writing Posters

    Top Ten Tips for Writing a Newspaper Report

    Help your KS2 students perfect their news reports with our top tips from Editor Nicky Cox. Choose an interesting event or happening to write about A news report should be about something that is happening now or recently occurred. Current… Download here

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    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

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    Journalistic Writing Posters

    Features of a Newspaper Report KS2

    At KS2 students will be developing their critical literacy skills and learning how to retrieve, record and present information from non-fiction. First News Education supports teachers in advancing their pupils core literacy skills at KS2. We have put together this handy feature of a newspaper… Download here

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    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