Junior Journos Lesson 6 (Atfal Trainee Scheme)

Today we discuss how to structure your story for feature writing! 

Homework Competition Winner

Well done to Hashim Khan and Nuruddin Jheengoor, who won this week.

Feature Writing Structure

—1- HOOK – The most dramatic part of your story
—2- NUT GRAPH – a paragraph or two explaining the story or its purpose
—3- MAIN BODY – the main text telling your story
—4- KICKER – a final line, often referring back to the hook

Week Five Homework

  • Write 200-300 words on a subject of your choice
  • Write in feature style, as you have learnt today
  • Use at least two sources of research AND two interview sources
  • DEADLINE: 6pm on Tuesday
  • The best article will be published on the Tahir Magazine website

Tahir Magazine Team
21st May 2020