Teacher resources: Filming masterclass
15 July 2013 Last updated at 11:46 BST
BBC News correspondent Chris Buckler introduces a masterclass by cameraman John Anthony.
He explains to pupils at The Wallace High School in County Antrim how to get all the shots and sequences you will need for your report.
From wide shots to close-ups, over-the-shoulder pictures to pieces-to-camera, this guide should give you an insight into the world of filming news reports.
You can read a transcript of the video here.