MS. Gokturk

Journalism

Project Assignment: The Commentary (or Opinion Piece)

YOUR MISSION, which you must accept, is to write an opinion piece for a newspaper. You should review the samples provided (Xeroxed) as well as those in the newspaper. Note how the Op-Ed is structured just like the editorial!

Your topic should be okayed by Ms. G and should be relevant to teens at Schreiber, in NY, or around the world (i.e., world politics). Our ultimate goal will be to get as many articles from the class published in the "New Voices" section of Newsday.

 

Criteria:

Your commentary should