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Australian & World News: Overview

Senior School global news. Explore how the news is reported around the world.

Source: Black, S. (2020).

"News is the first draft of history." -- Ben Bradlee

Referencing Notice Don't forget to cite and reference your sources. For help see the Junior School or Senior School referencing guides, and / or CiteMaker.
Resource Key

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

Level 3 resourceLEVEL

Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

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Australian & World News | Overview: Keywords

Level 1Keywords
Click on the terms to access a simple definition from Lexico, the online Oxford Dictionary.

Agenda, Algorithms, Bias, Broadcaster, Context, Correspondent, Deadline, Editor, Interview, Journalist, Objective (see also subjective), Pay wall, Public broadcaster, News cycle, Newspaper, Social media, Subjective (see also Objective), Syndication, Viral

Australian & World News | Overview: eBooks

Level 1 resourceeBookTo view the eBooks off campus follow the link. If prompted, sign in with your School mConnect user name and password.

Level 2 resource

Australian & World News | Overview: Videos

Level 2 resourceFilm and video

Insert Subject | Overview: Curriculum alignment

Level 1Victorian CurriculumThis Mentone Girls' Grammar School LibGuide supports the following Victorian curriculum outcomes. Click on the links to explore more.

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