Try your hand at constructing a news story. A regular radio news bulletin only allows for about 3-4 sentences per story. Below are a list of facts about a news story. Your job is to pick the THREE facts you would include in a news bulletin. There are no right or wrong answers. This is designed to make you think about the decisions a news outlet may have to make in reporting the news, in deciding which information is most important to relay to the public.

Once you have finished, click Submit and View Score to see feedback on each of the facts as to why it may or may not be necessary to include in a bulletin.

Create your news story

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