On Wednesday April 22nd 5th during fifth and 6th periods, AMICUS students had a lecture from the Ryukyu Shimpo newspaper company “RyuPON”.
Students learned the basics of writing articles for the newspaper. Students were interested in the seven tools of reporters: notebook, computer, identification, USB drive, camera, pen and recorder.
Grade five has a field trip where they will travel to visit various media outlets including: NHK Okinawa, FM Okinawa and the Ryukyu Shimpo. After the visit, they will write individual newspapers, make television and radio announcements and give presentations in front of classmates.