Western Novel Assignment
Book Report

100pts.

Due: Thursday: April 11, 2002

Make a newspaper front page that is devoted entirely to the events in your book. Use the newspaper format of who, what, when, where, and how. News articles should be free from bias as well as grammatical and spelling errors. The editorial, feature story, and letters should show emotion or thoughts of either the writer or the subject.

Requirements:
Creative title
2 News stories (minimum 150 words each)
2 "photographs" (may be drawn) with caption

Include four of the following:
editorial (opinion on subject)
obituary
feature story (interview, fashion, wedding,)
2 letters to the editor (personal opinions)
cartoon (original)
Dear ____ (advice column, include a minimum of two with responses)

*Your name, the title of your novel and the author should be placed in the bottom right corner on the front your newspaper.

WESTERN NOVEL BOOK REPORT
NEWSPAPER GRADE SHEETS

Name:
Novel:
Newspaper Name:
Presentation: _________________________ 20
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Type of article: _________________________ 10
Photographs: _________________________ 10
Grammar/Spelling: _________________________ 20
Total: _________________________ 110

110 - 99 A
98 - 88 B
87 - 77 C
76 - 66 D


Requirements:
Creative title
2 News stories (minimum 150 words each)
2 "photographs" (may be drawn) with caption

Include four of the following:
editorial (opinion on subject)
obituary
feature story (interview, fashion, wedding,)
2 letters to the editor (personal opinions)
cartoon (original)
Dear ____ (advice column, include a minimum of two with responses)

*Your name, the title of your novel and the author should be placed in the bottom right corner on the front your newspaper.