Broadcasting Program Course Materials

Scroll down and click on the WHITE links below for WORD files for the club and ALL courses;
(If you need or prefer
PDF files, then click  HERE  and use the pink links instead.)

 

PODCASTS (click to listen on  iTunes)         PODCASTS (click to listen NOT using iTunes) 
         
TV SHOWS/VIDEO (click to view)                TWEETS (click to read)

 

JOIN THE TEAM:  Be part of WWPH-TV and 107.9.FM:  Courses, How to schedule, etc.

ADVANCED BROADCAST WRITINGApplication

CLUB:


CLUB INFO:      
How To Join The Staff of the 107.9--FM Radio  Club-- Directions

CLUB APPLICATION FORMS and DOCUMENTS: (read the above directions first):
                                                         Info Form (club application)          
                                                         District Student Contract
                                                         Broadcaster's Code of Conduct

CLUB SHOW PREP:      Show Prep Template             Show Prep Sample          TFN Show Prep Sample




CURRENT EVENTS   for CLASS  DISCUSSION / HOMEWORK SOURCES:    
            
(If writing news, then use links in Newsroom section of this site)


                                                                                                         
WORLD AND NATIONAL:
        AP (Associated Press)          UPI (United Press international)         Reuters                    

            New York Times   (username: 800228009   password  :given in class)
                                                                                       
                                STATE:
        NJ.com                       NEWS12 New Jersey
       
Star Ledger and Tenton Times
  (username: wwph    password : given in class)

                                                 LOCAL:
        Princeton Packet               Princetonian      
       
NJ.com  (click: menu, then click: news by county,  then click: Mercer)


 
SUB PLANS:    
                                        
Emergency Sub Plans
                                                       Regular Sub Plans   

 

TEMPLATES:    
                       
     
      
                Radio Templates:       Actuality Story
                                                            Buzz
                                                            Closer Look (radio)
                                                            Club Application
                                                            Flash--Community and School
                                                            Flash--Entertainment
                                                            Flash--Generic (If no other flash template fits the topic)
                                                            Flash for Beats (Beat Flash)
                                                            Flash-- ROUNDUP
                                                            Flash--Sports
                                                            Great 108 Round Up   
                                                           
Interview Planning
                                                           
Leadership Application 
                                                           
Log--Blank
                                                            Log--Cover Sheet
                                                            
Log--Regular Daily (ALL SHOWS)
                                                            Log--Sports
                                                            Log Sign On and Off  Sheet
                                                            Marathon Pledge and Collection Master Sheet
                                                           
Master Approval Form and Directions
                                                            Minutes form for Meetings 
                                                            
Newscast   
                                                            Packages (radio) and Closer Looks(radio)
                                                            Please ADD to Sports Sounds Pro FORM and directions 
                                                            Public Affairs Report Form 
                                                            Rotation--News    Rotation--Sports    Rotation--Entertainment
                                                            Script   (Actual Template)             
                                                            Shirt Master List Form
                                                            Shirt Order Form
                                                            Show Bit Chart
                                                            Show Checklist---CLOCK time Shows
                                                           
Show Evaluation Form
                                                            Show Prep--Free Form Shows
                                                            Show Prep--regular shows          Log        Public Affairs Report Form 
                                                            Show Prep--Music Show
                                                           
Sitcom Outline 
                                                            Sports Crew List  
                                                            Sports Staff Application
                                                            Teachers Week Show Form
                                                            Traffic
                                                            Voicer  
                                                           
Weather 
                                                            
Wrapper
                                                           

                 

                        TV Templates:           Interview Planning   
                                                            
Master Approval Form and Directions
                                                             Shoot Planning Form  
                                                             shot sheets       
                                                            
Sitcom Outline 
                                                             slate      
                                                             storyboard
                                                             TV Package Pitch
                                                             TV Script / Director Sheet  Template    
                                                             


                        Movie Templates:     Character Sketch
                                                             Core Story Outline                               
                                                             Logline
                                                             Master Approval Form and Directions  
                                                             Outline (scaled down)
                                                             Proposal  /  Pitch--Formal 

                                              Scene Cards / Scene Planning
                                              Screenplay Packet
                                              Shoot Planning Form                                                            
                                                            
Silent Movie Assignment

                                                             Survey  ( Movies you have seen) 
                                                             Story Arc         

                        Other Templates:      Application for All Advanced Courses (radio and TV)  
                                                             Advanced Broadcast Writing Self-Progress Report
                                                             Advanced  Broadcast Writiing Project Selection Form
                                                             Character Sketch of Self
                                                             Info Form      
                                                             
Letter of Recommendation Application Form and Directions
                                                             Release/Waiver Form--generic  
                                                             
Release/Waiver Form--specific program
                                                             Rubrics
                                                             Secret Someone       
                                                             Teams Application 

                                             

RADIO SHOWS:                   
                                                           
Audacity Checklist:  How to Record Your Show
                                                            Formatics for ALL regular  SHOWS
                                                           
Formatics for Sports Game Broadcast (format rules and guidelines)
                                                            Podcasting Checklist:  How to Podcast Your Show    
                                                            Rewind Directions
                                                            Sign OFF Checklist and  Message
                                                            Sign ON  Checklist and Message
                                                            Show--Checklist--CLOCK time shows

                                             Show Evaluation Form
                                             Show Prep Sample  for FREE FORM SHOWS
                                                           
Show Prep Sample (TFN)                      

 

                           LOGS:                   Blank Log    (full page print out)
                                                           Regular Daily Log--ALL SHOWS  (full page print out)
                                                           Regular Daily Log--SAMPLE
                                                           Saving Digital Logs--Directions

                                                           Sports Log
                                                          

           HOT CLOCKS:                    Regular Daily Hot Clock  
                                                           
Formatics for ALL regular  SHOWS
                                                          
                                                          
  
TV SHOWS:     WWPH--TV  Manual                               
                                                                   Sneak Peek              Studio 107 / Studio 500-B     Tales from Grovers Mill
                                                                   Talk Shows             The Truth Serum                   
TV Station smaller productions
 

THE NEWSROOM:                    
                                                        
Newsroom Handbook  
                                                         
News Training Packet  
                                                         Actuality story writing tips        
                                                         Actuality Story Procedures  
                                                         Ad-lib Flash Format
                                                         Beat Flash Procedures
                                                         Buzz (Feature: Human Interest) Procedures
                                                         Closer Look Procedures
                                                         Great 108 Round Up---Formatics 
                                                        
Interview Tips-Top 10            
                                                         Interview Tips--Advanced    
                                                         Newscast Formatics               
                                                         News Priorities for story selection and angles

                                                         NEWS LINKS
                                                         News Tips--Top 10
                                                         Package--Radio Sample          
                                                         Package---TV  Packet   

                                                         Voicer Procedure Tips            
                                                         Voicer Sample
                                                         Wrapper Procedure Tips        
                                                        
Wrapper Sample
                                                        
Write Around Sound Tips  

 

ADVANCED BROADCASTING                       
                  
BEGINNING OF THE YEAR:   
                                                        Advanced Broadcast Writing  Project Selection Form

                           
Broadcaster's Code of Conduct/Agreement
                                                       
District Student Contract
                                                       
Early Directions 
                                                        Greatest Promo Ever Assignment
                                                        Info Form
                                                       
News Training Packet
                                                       
ORANGE  Sheet
                                                        Policy Manual

                                                        Radio Show: Tasks BEFORE Kickoff
                                                       
Radio Show Prep Sample (TFN)
                                                        Rubrics
                                                       
Supplies 
                                                        Survey--Beginning of the Year

                                          TV Pitches


HANDBOOK:        
                      Agreement (Contract) 
                                                        
Advanced Project Selection Form
                                                         Beats
                                                         Broadcaster's Code of Conduct
                                                        
Club Application
                                                        
Comedy Tips
                                                        
Composition Tips (for TV and Movies) 
                                                         Composition LINKS (for TV and Movies)
                                                        
Consent Form
                                                        
Course Description    
                                                         Course Proficiency   
                                                         Datebook  Tips                                         
                                                         Daily Roles, Responsibilities and Core Tasks
                                                         Director Packet   Sample (Mad Hatter TV Spot)
                                                        
District Student Contract
                                                         Formatics
                                                        
Hot Clock
                                                         Movie Screenplay Dramatic Structure Chart
                                                        
ORANGE  Sheet
                                                         Packages  (for TV) Packet

                                                         Packages (for TV) Sample
                                                         Packages (for TV) Scripting Directions / Format
                                                         Permission Slip
                                                         Policy Manual  
                                                         Production Tips for 107.9--FM
                                                        
Promo Tag Tips
                                                        
Radio Show Prep Sample (TFN)                
                                                         Rubrics
                                                         SAVING (Rules for saving on the server)
                                                        
Script --full page print out)  
                                                         Sitcom Outline
                                                         
Syllabus 
                                                         Throwback Shows (senior nostalgic bridge shows)
                                                         TV Script /Director sheet--full page print out

 

PROJECT OPTIONS:               

                       RADIO:                    Radio Spot    
                                                         Radio Spot Campaign     
                                                         Radio Community Issue Package    
                                                         Radio Personality Profile Package

                                           Radio Rock-U-Mentary
                                           Old Time Radio Show
                                                         Radio Live 60 Minute Community Special

 

                        TV:                            TV Spot   
                                                          TV Spot CAMPAIGN  
                                                         
TV  Voiceover Package--"A Closer Look"

                                            TV Package--NEWS  
                                                           TV Package (Long Form)--Mini-Documentary / Magazine Show  
                                                           TV mini-Documentary / Package (alternate style)
                                                           TV Documentary
                                                           TV Mockumentary
                                                           TV "Laugh Track"
                                                           TV Show Pilot

 

                         MOVIES:                   2-Minute Silent Movie  Short (Hollywood Story Structure)   
                                                             2-Minute Silent Movie Short  (Art House Style)
                                                             2-Minute Silent Movie Short  ("Parrot" a Pro)
                                                             2-Minute Voiceover Movie
                                                             2-Minute Dialogue Movie
                                                             Silent Movie Short (Hollywood Story Structure)

                                              Movie Short (Hollywood Story Structure)
                                              Full Movie (Free Form Movie Project)                                     
                                                   
 


BROADCAST WRITING

                         
BEGINNING OF THE YEAR:   
                                                        Audio Terms Worksheet for 107.9--FM 
                                                   
   Broadcaster's Code of Conduct / Agreement
                                                         
Coat of Arms
                                                        
District Student Contract
                                                         Early Directions
                                                         Info Form
                                                         
ORANGE  Sheet  
                                                        
Radio Show Prep Sample (TFN)
                                                         Rubrics
                                                         
Supplies
                                                         
Survey 
      
                                                         TV Pitches   
                                                        
TV (Video) Terms Worksheet for WWPH--TV
                                                         Visual Composition & Screenplays links
                                                           
        
 REFERENCE:    
                 General Info:      
Course Proficiency  
                                                          License Test Prep

                                                         
ORANGE  Sheet  
                                                          Rubric (grade sheet)

                                           
                  Radio:               Audio Terms
                                                       
Business Packet
                                                        Club Application 
                                                       
Comedy Tips
                                                        Consent Form
                                                        FCC Rules 
                                                        Historical Facts
                                                       
License Application Form
                                                        Policy Manual    Policy Manual TOUR
                                                        Production Tips
                                                       
Script --full page print out)  
                                                        Script Sample
                                                       
Show Prep Sample  for FREE FORM SHOWS
                                                        Show Prep Sample (TFN)
                                                        Sitcom  Outline
                                                        Spots Tips

                                                                                            
  
                      TV / Video:             
Comedy Tips    
                                                        Composition Tips
                                                        Director Packet  Sample (Mad Hatter) 
                                                        Packages Packet
                                                       
Script /Director sheet--full page print out
                                                       
Script Sample
                                                        Shot Sheets Sample  
                                                       
Sitcom Outline
                                                       
Slate Sample  
                                                       
Spots Tips
                                                       
Storyboard  
                                                       
Video Terms


                                                                                             
                     
   

TV PRODUCTION
                        
BEGINNING OF THE YEAR:                                                      
                                                   
  
 Broadcaster's Code of Conduct / Agreement
                                                         
Club Application
                                                         
Coat of Arms
                                                         
District Student Contract
                                                         
Early Directions
                                                         
Info Form
                                                         
ORANGE  Sheet  
                                                         
Rubrics
                                                          
Supplies  
                                                         
Survey 

                                          
TV Pitches
                                                         
TV (Video) Terms Worksheet for WWPH--TV


  
TV  PRODUCTION TEMPLATES:                                                                  
 
                        TV Templates:          Interview Planning     
                                                            
Master Approval Form and Directions
                                                            
shot sheets       
                                                            
Shoot Planning Form
                                                            
Sitcom Outline 
                                                            
slate      
                                                            
storyboard
                                                            
TV Package Pitch
                                                            
TV Script / Director Sheet  Template    
                                                             


                        Movie Templates:     Character Sketch
                                                            
Core Story Outline   
                                                            
Logline
                                                            
Master Approval Form and Directions 
                                                            
Outline (scaled down)
                                                             
Proposal  /  Pitch   
                                                            
Scene Cards / Scene Planning
                                                            
Screenplay Packet

                                             
Shoot Planning Form
                                                            
Silent Movie Assignment

                                                            
Survey  ( Movies you have seen) 
                                                            
Story Arc         

                        Other Templates:      Application for All Advanced Courses (radio and TV)  
                                                            
Character Sketch of Self
 
                                                            Info Form      
                                                             
Letter of Recommendation Application Form and Directions
                                                             Release/Waiver Form--generic  
                                                             
Release/Waiver Form--specific program
                                                                                                    

REFERENCE:    
                 General Info:      

                                                          
Rubrics (grade sheet)

                                            
ORANGE  Sheet  
                                                          

                                                     
                           
                                                                                         
          
           TV / Video:             
                                                        Club Application   
                                                        Comedy Tips
                                                        
Composition Tips (for TV and Movies) 
                                                        
Composition LINKS (for TV and Movies)
                                                       
Director Packet  Sample (Mad Hatter) 
                                                       
District Student Contract
                                                        How to Hand In an iMovie TV Project
                                                       
Movie Screenplay Dramatic Structure Chart
                                                       
News Training Packet 
                                                        
Packages  (for TV) Packet

                                                        Packages (for TV) Sample
                                                        
Packages (for TV) Scripting Directions / Format
                                                       
Script /Director sheet--full page print out
                                                       
Script Sample
                                                       
Shot Sheets Sample  
                                                       
Sitcom Outline
                                                       
Slate Sample  
                                                       
Spots Tips
                                                       
Storyboard Print Out  
                                                       
Video Terms                                                   
                                                        
TV Script /Director sheet--full page print out

                                                        WWPH--TV Show  Manual
 

TV STATION (WWPH--TV) CONTRIBUTION OPTIONS:             
                                                        
Silent Movie
                                                        
2-Minute Silent Movie  Short
                                                        
TV Package--"A Closer Look"
                                                        
TV Package--NEWS   
                                                        
TV Package (Long Form)--Mini-Documentary / Magazine Show           
                                                        
TV Spot   
                                                        
TV Spot CAMPAIGN     

 

SUB PLANS:    
                                        
Emergency Sub Plans
                                                      
Regular Sub Plans