Advanced Listening / Speaking B †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mr. Sheehan

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Video Log Assignment

Each week, watch two video clips from The NewsHour on Public Broadcasting System (PBS) and fill out a Video Log on each.

Follow these steps:

1.†††††† Download the ††Templateso that you can use it again and again.

2.††††† Go to The Public Broadcasting System NewsHour video archives athttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/video/

3.††††† Choose a category.(Note:During the term, you may not do more than two clips from the same category.)

4.††††† Choose a clip. (Note: Any clip you watch on this website is acceptable.However, you may want to avoid interviews and watch a report, which will have more interesting video. Avoid descriptions like "Two experts discuss..." )

5.††††† Watch the video.You may want to read the transcript in the pull-down menu.

6.††††† Email me the link to the clip using "E-mail this!" on the page.

thomas.sheehan@utoledo.edu

In the Your Name box, write your full name and the number of the log.For example:

John Smith #2

††††††††††† You donít need to send a message.

7.††††† Fill out a video log form by completing the template with Microsoft Word.Use the Longman Dictionary to get definitions.†† http://www.ldoceonline.com/

8.††††† Put the completed form in your special notebook.

9.††††† Add the log to your table of contents.

10.††† Hand in your video log notebook on the assigned day.