In this Newseum-produced video, five journalists look at the use of anonymous sources and the impact they have on the public’s perception of the news media.
AUDIENCE: Middle school, high school and college
TIME: Under 30 minutes (10-minute video and 15-minute class discussion)
MATERIALS: “Sources” Video Lesson worksheet (download), teacher key to worksheet (download), internet access to watch “Sources” video, “Sources” Reference Material handout (download, optional)
- Cue up “Sources” video to show students.
- Print copies of the video lesson worksheet, one per student.