Recognizing different perspectives on one story

From Community Narrations

Aims of the practice and description of participants

Raising awareness of different interpretations of the same report / news

Resources, Materials needed

Mobile device / computers


90 - 120 mins.

Step-by-step - what has to be done?

1. A news headline plus report is presented.
2. Participants analyse story. What happend, where, who is reporting about whom, when did that take place, where, etc...
3. Participants ask themselves, of they already heard about the topic of the story
4. If so: where?
5. Searching the internet for the same story, for example in different news channels or facebook/telegram sources.
6. Compare results. What is different? Why?

Learning Outcomes - which skills are addressed?

Sensitisation of different forms and perspectives of presenting one thing that might had happened.

How do you check the outcomes are reached?

Check in further upcoming sessions.