Creating a photo documentary

Essential question: How can we show our knowledge about this unit?

The final assignment for this unit is to create a photo documentary with the following title:

‘El Niño: A Turning Point’

Here are two videos to give a background to the impact of natural disasters in rural and urban communities:

Disaster Strikes – From Living on One Dollar, Change Series

Climate Change, Natural Disasters and the Urban Poor

Here are three examples of photo documentaries about El Niño:

The Americas Response

Mud Erases Village in Peru

The next example is on our teaching blog with my own photo gallery:

How to Create a Photo Gallery

Here are the assessment documents:

How to Create a Photo Documentary – this details the types of photos you need, and how you will present the photo documentary. It will also tell you about writing captions and crediting borrowed photos in the caption.

Storyboard Document

Presentation Checklist

We will go through the detail in class.

Please add comments if you have any queries.

Thank you.


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