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Public Service Announcements

Authentic Learning | Adaptation Level | Language Arts

Objectives

  • Students will create a public service announcement.

Procedure

  • Students will get in groups and develop an idea for their public service announcement.
  • Students will have their idea approved by their teacher and peers.
  • Students will create a timeline for their project.
  • Students will write a script for their public service announcement.
  • Students will type their script into a PowerPoint presentation and will print the slides as cue cards.
  • Students will film their public service announcement.
  • Students will import their footage to iMovie.
  • Students will edit and reshoot if necessary.
  • Students will add non-copyrighted music to their movie.
  • Students will burn their public service announcement to DVD.
  • Public service announcements will be used on the morning broadcast.

Materials

  • Computers with video editing software
  • Video Cameras
  • Tripods
  • Non-copyrighted music

Grade Level: 6-8