The Timeline Tool

Exercise:

  1. Scan through local reports in your city or region and choose 1 news story to analyze.
  2. Using the timeline tool, plot the timeline of the news story based on a radio or TV clip, a newspaper report or an online report from a local news outfit.
  3. Using your analysis from that news report, develop further questions to enhance the news report towards open space and open time reporting.
  4. Write a new report after executing your questions to the respective sources.