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Web Quest - A Century of Steel


First you will visit the Media Awareness Network and read the page on Functions of a Daily Newspaper. Keep in mind the information on this website when you are constructing your newspaper spread.

Media Awareness Network - Functions of a Daily Newspaper

Now it is time to collect your story. The following links will provide you with information on the history of the Sydney Steel Plant.

Sydney Steel Corporation - A Brief History

The Birth of a Steel Plant

For your article on life as a steel plant worker you can use the following links to find information.

Making Steel - A Very Challenging Occupation

The Steel Workers Lament

Finally, the information for your article on Black Friday can be found on the following webpage.

Black Friday

Before you start your project check to see how you will be marked. This will give you direction in the creation of your newspaper.

How you will be marked

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Last updated February 1, 2006