Lesson Plans-Week of 11-13-17

Objectives:

  • The student will discuss/learn about radio station jobs and formats
  • The student will write/record station promos for Roughneck Radio
  • The student will help set up/strick radio station equipment

TEKS: (b) 1-F; 2-A, 2B 

  • Monday:  Set up radio station equipment in studio/discuss radio station personell
  • Tuesday:  Write/record radio promos
  • Wednesday:  Begin discussion of broadcasting ethics
  • Thursday:  Continue discussion of broadcast ethics
  • Friday:  Pack up radio equipment for football playoff game/prepare promos

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-23-17

Objectives:

  • The student will discuss/learn about radio station jobs and formats
  • The student will write/record station promos for Roughneck Radio

TEKS: (b) 1-F; 2-A 

  • Monday:  Program teacher interview on Roughneck Radio/discuss radio station jobs.
  • Tuesday:  Band Regional performance field trip
  • Wednesday:  Continue discussion of radio station jobs.
  • Thursday:  Assign and begin research of radio formats
  • Friday:  Write/record spots for Roughneck Radio

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-9-17

Objectives:

  • The student will prepare and present a project that creates a radio station in the Tyler/Longview area
  • The student will prepare scripts/record for Roughneck Radio presentation
  • The student will discuss radio formats

TEKS: (b) 1-F; 2-D 

  • Monday:  Project: Build your own radio station
  • Tuesday:  Project: Build your own radio station
  • Wednesday:  Present projects on radio stations
  • Thursday:  Write/record promos for Roughneck Radios
  • Friday:  Continue discussion of radio formats

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-2-17

Objectives:

  • The student will write and record promos for airing on Roughneck Radio
  • The student will discuss radio formats

TEKS: (b) 2-B, C 

  • Monday:  Discuss radio formats/demographics
  • Tuesday:  Continue to discuss formats/demographics
  • Wednesday:  Write Roughneck Radio promos
  • Thursday:  Research demographics in Longview/Tyler areas
  • Friday:  Project: Build your own radio station

Lesson Plans-Week of 9-25-17

Objectives:

  • The student will continue to learn to edit and prepare audio
  • The student will conduct and prepare interviews for airing on Roughneck Radio
  • The student will write and record promos for airing on Roughneck Radio
  • The student will discuss radio formats

TEKS: (b) 2-B, C 

  • Monday:  Conduct and prepare staff interview/write promo
  • Tuesday:  Write/record promos
  • Wednesday:  Begin discussion of radio formats
  • Thursday:  Continue discussion of radio formats
  • Friday:  Research demographics in Longview/Tyler area

Lesson Plans-Week of 9-4-17

Objectives:

  • The student will learn about different radio station formats
  • The student will learn to edit and prepare audio

TEKS: (b) 1F, 2B 

  • Monday:  Labor Day Holiday
  • Tuesday:  Unpack and set up radio equipment
  • Wednesday:  Discuss radio formats
  • Thursday:  Continue discussing radio formats
  • Friday:  Practice editing audio with Audacity.

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-28-17

Objectives:

  • The student will learn about different radio station formats
  • The student will learn to edit and prepare audio

TEKS: (b) 1F, 2B 

Monday:  Using Audacity editing software, the student will practice creating a soundscape

Tuesday:  The student will continue working on a soundscape

Wednesday:  Aircheck some of radio’s great announcers

Thursday:  Begin study of radio’s different formats

Friday:  Continue study of radio formats

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-21-17

Objectives:

  • The student will learn about the history/development of radio broadcasting
  • The student will research and prepare a Radio Hall of Fame project

TEKS: (b) 1A

Monday:  Discuss the history timeline of radio broadcasting

Tuesday: Complete discussion of radio history/Assign Radio Hall of Fame Project

Wednesday:  Classwork on Radio Hall of Fame powerpoint project

Thursday:  Classwork on Radio Hall of Fame powerpoint project

Friday:  Present Radio Hall of Fame project

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-14-17

Objectives:

  • The student will prepare and record a brief commercial discussing their background.

TEKS: (b) 2D

Monday:  No classes

Tuesday: No classes

Wednesday:  No classes

Thursday:  Discuss class rules and course objectives

Friday:  Write a one-minute commercial about yourself introducing yourself and record it for playback.