FHPS Media News

NY Times 15-Second Video Vocabulary Challenge

The New York  Times has announced its 6th annual video vocabulary challenge. You have until Feb. 18 at 7 a.m. Eastern time to enter. All the rules and regulations, as well as some inspiration from past winners, are linked below. Use your imagination. You can act the word out, animate it, use puppets, draw, sing a

Posted to 5-8, 9-12, General, High School, Staff on January 24, 2019 by Chris Patrick

Connecting Through Stories

We are all looking for ways to connect with our families and communities. One helpful resource is Common Sense Media. This organization shares reviews of books, tv shows, and movies from both parent and student perspectives. It offers families a starting place to discuss the media in their lives. To get a feel for the

Posted to General on November 16, 2018 by Tracy Chrenka

Another Contest! This time for Cartoonists!

The New York Times fourth annual student editorial contest in underway. Now’s your chance to show off your art skills and your perceptive, sharp, and satiric sense of humor. If you have something to say about climate change, artificial intelligence, gun control, the NFL, immigration, college admissions or anything else The Times covers, try making

Posted to 9-12, General, High School on November 9, 2018 by Chris Patrick