*For those who might be interested in this month long project to do in the classroom, you can find the entire unit plan with all materials included (except the glossy paper and report covers) here.
For the Informational Article, students were to give information on a subject that relates to the broad topic. For the Interview Article. students were asked to go out into the community and interview someone and write about what they learned. One student was able to interview a Frozen Yogurt employee for his Beach Magazine! For their Editorial magazine, students were to write about their opinion on a related topic.