SECTIONS

Unit Overview: Students analyze news stories on the COVID-19 pandemic and practice photojournalism skills to compose photo stories on the impacts of the pandemic and elections in their communities

Resources for facilitating this unit: Complete five-day unit plan, including warm-ups, resources, discussion questions, activities, performance tasks, and student work from the unit.

Performance Task: This unit culminates in two photojournalism projects, a final portfolio, an artist's statement, and a persuasive letter inspired by students investigations into the ways that photography can communicate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and national elections.

Assessment and Evaluation: This unit includes several formative assessments for each lesson and materials that students can use to evaluate each other's final portfolios. More information can be found in the Unit PDF.

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