Ask about the bold writing at the top of the page.
Point out that a headline is a special kind of title and there are particular jobs it has to do:
- it must grab the reader's attention
- it must be short
- it must relate to the story
Focus on the phrase "hats off" and the word 'swings' and discuss reasons why these were chosen.
The following two stories have had their headlines removed.
Ask the class to suggest headlines for them. The headlines that were used are below.