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NEWS PAPER ACTIVITY

Week 1:

Activity:

Introduction to newspaper reading ppt

Abstract:

The ppt had the merits and importance of reading newspapers along with an activity of locating particular news items in the newspapers. Newspapers were distributed to groups of 4/5 each and the students were asked to locate articles on politics, sports, countries, good news, negative news and favourite item.

Students' Response:

Grades V, VI and VII were given the scheduled activity and all of them performed to the fullest. Grades IV and III were given the activity of drawing an advertisement for any product which they presented well with enthusiasm.

Week 2:

Activity:

Newspaper activities

Abstract:

Several positive newspaper items were cut apart from their headlines and both the sets of articles and headlines were handed over to groups of 4/5. The students had to match the particular news article with the headline as a group.

Students' Response:

Grades V, VI and VII performed the activity in groups and they met the outcome of understanding what the article is about. Grades IV and III were assisted in performing the activity.

Week 3:

Activity:

Newspaper activities

Abstract:

To groups of 4/5, articles were given. They had to peruse the article and finally a representative from the group will summarize them.

Students' Response:

Grades VI and VII summarized the whole article and this helped them in comprehending well. Grade V summarized two paragraphs and grades III and IV summarized the first paragraph alone.