News Critique                                

Name: _________________ Teacher: Carol Boissonnault
Date: 6/18/2017 Class: Media Literature (4th)
Description: 4th Grade students will evaluate their news broadcast performance, create criteria to improve their performance, and apply created criteria to create a second, improved broadcast. As students use the matrix to critique filmed clips of classmates, the five areas prefaced by "As an audience..."
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Eye Contact I noticed none of the crew looked at us. I noticed some of the crew looking at us some of the time. I noticed most of the crew looking at us some of the time. I noticed most of the crew looking at us most of the time. I noticed the whole crew looked right at us as they spoke
Voice I could not hear any of what the crew was saying. I could hear some of what the crew said. I could hear some of what the crew said clearly I could hear most of what the crew said loudly and clearly I could hear the whole crew loudly and clearly
Voice I noticed the crew did not know what to say and spoke too fast or too slow I noticed the crew made a lot of mistakes or spoke too fast or too slow I noticed that some of the crew spoke at a good pace and sounded sure of themselves I noticed that most of the crew spoke at a good pace and sounded sure of themselves I noticed the whole crew spoke at a good pace and sounded sure of what they were saying
Posture/Body I noticed all of the crew members slouching, fidgeting, or distracted I noticed some of the crew slouching, fidgeting, or distracted I noticed a little slouching, fidgeting, or distraction I noticed that the crew needs just a little more practice. I noticed that the whole crew was sitting up, still and relaxed
Attitude I felt like the crew was just reading to us without expression. I felt like the crew was looking up at us and reading with some expression. I felt like the crew was looking at us and smiling sometimes and reading with expression. I felt like the crew was looking at us and pleasantly reading with expression. I felt like the whole crew was talking to us and smiling in a friendly manner.
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