I’ve had a go at the option to ‘click to launch the tv version’. The scenario is about a mid-air collision between an RAF fighter and a light aircraft. Instructions are clear and the resources include the images to be broadcast, a police report and a statement from the RAF Commander.
Writers have only ten minutes which adds considerably to the challenge. There is a model answer against which students may compare their efforts. The email facility also adds the possibility of getting students to submit their copy before a deadline. This could even be done directly to Posterous or a VLE to bring the whole thing to life.
‘Well done, BBC’ as they say on ‘Points of View’.