This week’s tip features a website that allows you to generate your own bogus newspaper clippings that look amazingly authentic.
How do you think this tool could be used for teaching and learning? Please brainstorm your ideas then then post them by clicking the “Add comment” button at the bottom of the page.
Newspaper Clipping Generator
Here’s an example:
Unfortunately, not true…
Creating an article of your own:
- Go to http://www.fodey.com/generators/newspaper/snippet.asp .
- Fill in the fields for:
– Name of the newspaper
– Your own news story
- Click the “Generate” button at the bottom of the page.
Note – you can click this button at any time to see your article as you develop it.
Sharing the article:
Here are some options:
A. Click the “Click here to save your newspaper” link to save your clipping as a .jpg.
- Right-click (Windows) or control-click the image to copy it to your clipboard.
- Print the page and cut out the article.