A newspaper is a publication containing news, and usually advertising. A newspaper is usually printed on relatively inexpensive, low-grade paper. The news includes political events and personalities, business and finance, crime, weather, and natural disasters; health and medicine, science, and technology; sports; and entertainment, society, food and cooking, clothing and home fashion, and the arts.
1. What are the main features of a newspaper article? Why are they important?
2. Do you read newspapers? What do you like reading about?
3. What makes a good Headline? Can you give any examples?
4. Can you write your own article using your knowledge of the main features of a newspaper?
5. Think of something amazing that has happened at Broad Heath (Summer Fair, Disco, Sports clubs, class trips, Talent Show), can you write an article about it?