Type
Crossword
Description

How relevant is your story to people? Relevance
How recent did the story happen? Timing
How does the story impact people? Importance
A story that's easy to follow/summarize Simplification
Making people think about your story Predictability
Is there surprising information? Unexpectedness
Looking at the big picture Composition
Focusing on good or bad news Negativity
A structure used in mass media writing Inverted Pyramid
The most traditional type of lead Summary

Extra Credit Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prevention, or attempted prevention, of printing or broadcasting materials. Censorship
The moral principals that govern the conduct of individuals. Ethics
Making up quotations, details or the whole story. Fabrication
The making of false and damaging statements about a person. Libel
Copy someone else's work and passing it off as your own Plagiarism
Journalist on scene gathering information and writing the story. Reporter
The business of news gathering and reporting. Journalism
Takes still photos for stories Photographer
Topics or areas of coverage such as sports or politics. beats
Language specific to a particular business. Jargon
Copy text
The conclusion kicker
The beginning of the story lead
Style format where the most important information goes first. Inverted Pyramid
News about serious or important topics Hard News

Journalism Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A published false statement Libel
A spoken false statement Slander
The act of using another person's words or ideas as your own. Plagerism
In a photo layout there should be one larger, _______ image. Dominate
When taking a photo or video good _________ is essential. Light
Aside from good light, good ________ is important in a video. Sound
PBS stands for Public Broadcasting ____________. Service
Copyright law last for the life of the author plus ________ years. Seventy
The _______ determines the how a movie will be filmed. Cinematographer
This person reads television news. Anchor
Most younger people get their news from _______. Internet
Most older people get their news from __________. Television
West Texas was in the news because of an immigrant tent city here. Tornillo
New York Times slogan appears on front page, "All the News that's fit to _____" Print
Name of the news museum in Washington, D.C. Newseum
This person gathers news and then writes or films a story. Reporter
He is credited with creating facebook. Zuckerberg
Snapchat was founded how many years ago. Eight
These articles have opinions and are on their own newspaper page. Editorials
When you cite what somebody said word for word, that is called a what? Quote
When interviewing anyone you always want to check how what is spelled? Name
A person who sees a crime being committed is called a ______. Witness
This is the beginning of your story. Lead
The action of damaging the good reputation of someone. Defamation
The amendment guarantees a free press. First

12 Powerful Words Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the traditions and achievements of a group of people heritage
text that builds up a claim or backs up your ideas support
to read between the lines infer
to shorten a text and give only the main points summary
to list in steps trace
to judge evaluate
to make an educated guess based on prior knowledge and text evidence predict
to tell in your own words explain
to create or put together formulate
to tell about in details describe
to break apart and study each individual part analyze
to tell the differences of two or more things contrast
to tell the similarities of two of more things compare

STAAR Vocabulary Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the most exciting point in the story climax
a sound word onomatopoeia
comparing two things using like or as simile
a piece of text that is not real fiction
if we read and understand the text, the questions are _______ easy
a type of organizational text structure that uses dates chronological
words that have similar meanings synonyms
words that have opposite meanings antonym
the ending of the story where conflict is resolved resolution
the problem in the story conflict
the time and location in which a story takes place setting
a type of conflict that only involves one character internal
a type of conflict that happens between a character and some type of negative force external
when people are speaking to each other dialogue
unspoken parts of a drama that tell characters where to go or how to act stage directions
a statement that is true and can be proven fact
a personal belief that cannot be proven to be true opinion
compares two things without using like or as metaphor
gives human characteristics to objects or non human things personification
repeating the same beginning sound alliteration
a point of view that uses pronouns such as I, we, me, my, us first person
organizational text structure that tells how things are similar or different compare and contrast
the lesson or moral of a story theme
using text evidence and prior knowledge to make a _____ inference
hints in the text that predict the future foreshadowing
a feeling the reader feels during the most exciting parts of a book/story suspense
when authors use your senses to paint a picture of what is happening in the story imagery
point of view that uses pronouns such as you, your second person
point of view that uses pronouns such as he, she, him, her, they, them third person

Photography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

composition rule Rule of thirds
What does pixel stand for Picture element
drawing with light Photography
Camera Obscura dark room
sometimes called f-number Aperture
exposure time shutter speed
charge-coupled device ccd
Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor CMOS
clarity of an image focus
single-lens reflex SLR
digital single-lens reflex DSLR
simplest camera possible pin hole camera
EV Exposure Value
way to correct for improper exposure exposure compensation
best lighting technique 3-point lighting
Slow Shutter speeds are often called _________shutter speeds long
traditional or ________ photography film
main light in 3-point lighting key
is a measure of light sensitivity ISO
DOF depth of field
International Standards Organisation ISO
Autofocus AF
Aperture value Av
Unposed pictures of people, often taken without the subject's knowledge Candid
The available natural light completely surrounding a subject Ambient Light
The pleasing arrangement of the elements within a scene Composition
A storage medium that is used by most digital cameras Flash Memory Card
The area between the camera and the principal subject. Foreground
One individual picture on a roll of film Frame

AP Gov Chapter 12 Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the tendency of the national media to be suspicious of officials and eager to reveal unflattering stories about them adversarial press
journalism that seizes on information that might question the character or qualifications of a public official attack journalism
a series, or log, of discussion items on a page of the World Wide Web blog
press or releases or other news items prepared for reporters canned news
an official criterion for the renewal of broadcast licenses community needs
British legislation to punish officials who divulge private government business Official Secrets Act
U.S. legislation guaranteeing citizens access to certain government documents Freedom of Information Act
role of the media which involves influencing what subjects become national political issues and for how long gatekeeper
role of the media which concerns the making of political reputations by providing coverage and mentioning candidates scorekeeper
an organization founded for the telegraphic dissemination of news in 1848 Associated Press
filmed stories for evening television news visuals
the government agency charged with regulating the electronic media FCC
a brief statement no longer than a few seconds used on a radio or television broadcast sound bite
events that become public only if revealed to reporters insider stories
the tendency of people to see what they like and ignore what they do not like selective attention

News Articles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Place line
By line
Caption
Details
Hard News
Headline
How
Inverted Pyramid
Lead
Masthead
Photo
Quote
Soft News
What
When
Where
Who
Why

Career Readiness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Learning how to manage your money and where its going budgeting
The money you will invest to start your business capital
Percentage of dollars brought into the salon from guest services and products commission
Type of supplies used in daily operations of the salon consumption
Principles that guide your professional behavior ethics
Written agreement guaranteeing protection in event of injury, accident, fire, thief, etc... insurance
Utilizing social settings and/or media as an opportunity to meet new guest networking
Using your own words to summarize what you heard the client say paraphrasing
Collection of you best work in digital or paper form portfolio
Behaving in a manner appropriate for your business setting professionalism
Process of scheduling your current guest's next appointment prior to them leaving the salon rebooking
Communication tool that catalogs and summarizes your education, employment history and professional accomplishments for a job resume
Professional products that are sold to guest through your recommendations based on their hair and body needs retail
When guests continuously return for rescheduled services, remaining loyal to the salon and/or you retention
Overall evaluation of self-worth selfesteem
Physical and psychological responses to demanding situations stress

Arts and Media Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of musicians who play modern music together BAND
The collective term for music, art, theatre, literature, etc CULTURE
POSTER / A large, printed picture or notice put on a wall, in order to decorate a place or to advertise something POSTER
ALBUM / Several songs or pieces of music on a CD, a record, etc ALBUM
AUDIENCE / The people who sit and watch a performance at a cinema, theatre, etc AUDIENCE
A book, newspaper, etc. that is one of several that are the same and were produced at the same time EDITION
A television or radio station (= broadcasting company) CHANNEL
A television or radio programme or performance SHOW
A very popular book that many people have bought BESTSELLER
A room or building which is used for showing works of art GALLERY
A short period of time between the parts of a play, performance, etc INTERVAL
When objects such as paintings are shown to the public EXHIBITION
The story of a book, film, play, etc.) PLOT
A person in a play or a film PART
A report in a newspaper, magazine or programme that gives an opinion about a new book, film, etc REVIEW
A view or picture of a film, play or show SCENE
A picture, especially on film or television or on a screen IMAGE
All the actors in a film, a play or a show CAST

Marketing Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

activity that supports or provides active encouragement for the furtherance of a cause, venture, or aim. Promotion
Activity that supports or provided active encouragement for the furtherance of a cause, venture, or aim. Promotional Mix
websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking. Social Media
A press release, news release, media release, press statement or video release is a written or recorded communication directed at members of the news media for the purpose of announcing something ostensibly newsworthy News Release
A pull strategy is where interest for a specific product or service is created within a target audience that then demands the product from channel partners. Pull Policy
Actions intended to convince individuals to purchase a good or service. Consumer Promotions
a thing that motivates or encourages one to do something. Incentives
a small open-fronted hut or cubicle from which newspapers, refreshments, tickets, etc., are sold. Kiosks
In marketing, promotion refers to any type of marketing communication used to inform or persuade target audiences of the relative merits of a product, service, brand or issue. Product Promotion
the activity or profession of producing advertisements for commercial products or services. Advertising
Sales promotion is one level or type of marketing aimed either at the consumer or at the distribution channel (in the form of sales-incentives). Sales Promotion
the notice or attention given to someone or something by the media Publicity
a voucher entitling the holder to a discount for a particular product. Coupons
pertaining to or designating a sale in which the buyer in order to get the item desired must also purchase one or more other, usually undesired, items Promotional Tie-Ins
A marketing approach that demonstrates the goodwill of an organization or individual in order to boost its public relations appeal. Institutional Promotion
the business of selling products or services directly to the public, e.g., by mail order or telephone selling, rather than through retailers. Direct Marketing
the professional maintenance of a favorable public image by a company or other organization or a famous person. Public Relations
A marketing policy aimed at distribution centers to encourage their promotion of a product or services to their customers. Push Policy
marketing activities that are executed in retail between these two partners. Trade Promotions
an amount to be paid for an insurance policy. Premiums
a structured and long-term marketing effort which provides incentives to repeat customers who demonstrate loyal buying behavior. Loyalty Marketing Program
focuses on touting the benefits, ideas, or philosophies of your business, or its entire industry, to enhance or repair its reputation rather than selling a product or service. Institutional Advertising
treated as singular or plural Means of mass communication in the form of printed publications, such as newspapers and magazines. Print Media
the most expedient means to transmit information immediately to the widest possible audience Broadcast Media
a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style. Blogs
method of placing online advertisements on web pages that show results from search engine queries Banner and Search Engine Ads
The rate at which something occurs or is repeated over a particular period of time or in a given sample. Frequency
an activity or series of activities that boost the sales of a product or service, usually in the short-term. Promotional Advertising
an Internet advertising term for a Web page ad that uses advanced technology Rich-Media