Newspapers in Cyberspace: Journalism’s Digital Future
In this unit students explore the many sources of information available to journalists today, including the Internet. Students once again visit a city newspaper, this time to learn how new and emerging technologies are changing both how reporters and photographers gather information and how newspapers distribute information. Students then use a variety of sources to research and write their assigned stories on the community issue identified in Unit 2.
Through hands-on activities completed individually or cooperatively in small groups, students will