* Still Available: In the Classroom Files, Spring 2017

* Still Available: In the Classroom Files, Fall 2017
* Course Units: Using Standard District Template

 

* Ms. Anderson's Intro. Web Design, Fall 2017

 

April 9 - 13, 2018: week #11

HTML

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

• HTML

Videos to Inspire

Mitch Resnick, Let’s Teach Kids to Code & Reflection (optional if time)

 

Basics in Text Edit:

Tags to Learn: skeleton of file, p, headings, images, link, br, lists, tables, file structure*


Introduction to HTML worksheet (use w3schools.com as a reference)


HTML Helpful Resources

- Text Edit Preferences

- HTML tag cheatsheet

- HTML5 tag cheatsheet

- Saving Images for Web

- HTML Handbook

Homework #1: Complete HTML worksheet

Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #4
 

April 2 - 6, 2018: week #10
Design Principles & Photography Composition

HTML

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

• Design Principles & Photography Composition

Design Principles and Photography Composition, Notes Example
(All notes and activities from this unit should be covered in one Google Doc which will be shared with the teacher at the end of the unit)

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Unit Exam Review on Socrative (enter into room #123341)

Unit Exam (to be linked)

 

Design and Photography Unit Survey

 

• HTML

Videos to Inspire

What Most Schools Don't Teach, Inspiration in Coding

Mitch Resnick, Let’s Teach Kids to Code & Reflection (optional if time)

 

File Structure, Pre-Assessment

Understanding the Structure of an HTML File, Pre-Assessment

 

Basics in Text Edit:

Tags to Learn: skeleton of file, p, headings, images, link, br, lists, tables

 

Codecademy, Introduction to HTML chapter assignment
Introduction to HTML worksheet (use w3schools.com as a reference)


HTML Helpful Resources

- Text Edit Preferences

- HTML tag cheatsheet

- HTML5 tag cheatsheet

- Saving Images for Web

- HTML Handbook

Homework #1: None at this time

Exit Slip & Blog Catch Up Week! (quarter closing, make sure all are submitted)
 
March 26 - 30, 2018: week #9
Design Principles & Photography Composition

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

• Design Principles & Photography Composition

Color Focus (continue to take notes in Google Doc):
- Kuler
- Color Combos
- Color meanings in Business/Marketing

- The psychology of color, Infographic

- Choosing the Right Color for your Brand, video

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New Balance Design Video
Worksheet to Go with Video

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Design Principles and Photography Composition, Notes Example
(All notes and activities from this unit should be covered in one Google Doc which will be shared with the teacher at the end of the unit)

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• Design Principles & Photography Composition Wrap Up
Unit Exam Review on Socrative (enter into room #123341)

Unit Exam (to be linked)

Soft Introduction to HTML!!

Homework #1: Study for Unit Exam on Monday, April 2nd

Homework #2: Design Principles, Exploring Post-Assessment Assignment (complete step #4 & use step #3 as a resource)

Submit Bi-Weekly Exit Slip, #4
 
March 19 - 23, 2018: week #8
Design Principles & Photography Composition

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

Photoshop Unit Survey

 

• Design Principles & Photography Composition

Design Principles, Exploring Pre-Assessment Assignment

Design Principles Presentation & Quiz Review

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Photography Composition Presentation

Food Photography Tricks

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Color Focus (continue to take notes in Google Doc):
- Kuler
- Color Combos
- Color meanings in Business/Marketing

- The psychology of color, Infographic

- Choosing the Right Color for your Brand, video

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New Balance Design Video
Worksheet to Go with Video

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Design Principles and Photography Composition, Notes Example
(All notes and activities from this unit should be covered in one Google Doc which will be shared with the teacher at the end of the unit)

 

To come... Design and Photography Unit Wrap Up (Socrative)

Homework #1: Mood Board Project, to bring it all together (due Tuesday, March 20th)
Assignment Example

Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #3 (catch up from last week, sorry!)
 
March 12 - 16, 2018: week #7
Photoshop
Design Principles & Photography Composition

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

WHAT TO DO WHILE I AM OUT ON FRIDAY

1. Design Principles, Exploring Pre-Assessment Assignment

2. Design Principles Presentation & Quiz (to do while out)
Can not open with Chrome suggest to open this with Firefox. Read through the presentation and then take the quiz at the quiz time button. Hit "submit" after each answer. Take a screen shot of your score and share that screen shot in a Google Doc titled Intro Web, Design Principles Presentation.

3. Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #3

* And do not forget the Mood Board Project homework which is due March 20th


•  Photoshop

Magazine Madness Project

Magazine Madness Directions & Rubric

Step by Step Directions if Duplicating from in Class

Magazine Gallery

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• Photoshop Wrap Up

- Magazine Madness Gallery Walk
(display cover on screen. Leave two comments on one computer with sticky note: one positive about cover and one need to work on comment. Then with yellow sticky note vote for your favorite cover)
- Submit Magazine Madness Cover
(in a Google Doc share the following: screen shot of original cover, screen shot of the cover you created and screen shot of your layers panel as well type in the comments which were left on your screen and share with LCullen@natickps.org)

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Photoshop Wrap Up with Kahoot!

 

• Design Principles & Photography Composition

WHILE OUT ON FRIDAY

Design Principles, Exploring Pre-Assessment Assignment

Design Principles Presentation & Quiz (to do while out)
Can not open with Chrome. Take the quiz at the quiz time button. Hit "submit" after each answer. Take a screen shot of your score and share that screen shot in a Google Doc.

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Photography Composition Presentation

Food Photography Tricks

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Color Focus (continue to take notes in Google Doc):
- Kuler
- Color Combos
- Color meanings in Business/Marketing

- The psychology of color, Infographic

- Choosing the Right Color for your Brand, video

Homework #1: Mood Board Project, to bring it all together (due Tuesday, March 20th)
Assignment Example

Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #3
 
March 5 - 9, 2018: week #6
Photoshop
Design Principles & Photography Composition

Week Outline and Class Objectives


•  Photoshop

Magazine Madness Project

Magazine Madness Directions & Rubric

Step by Step Directions if Duplicating from in Class

Magazine Gallery

 

Font Downloads which may be helpful!

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Those Looking to Learn More....

Content Aware- video tutorial
Content Aware- photo resource

 

Red Eye Removal- video tutorial

Red Eye Removal- collect own photo source

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Have Time...

Photoshop Ping Pong (optional & after Magazine Madness)

Photoshop Ping Pong NHS Showcase
Photoshop Ping Pong Examples Outside Natick
Photoshop Ping Pong image to download option 1option 2option 3
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• Photoshop Wrap Up

- Magazine Madness Gallery Walk
(display cover on screen. Leave two comments on one computer with sticky note: one positive about cover and one need to work on comment. Then with yellow sticky note vote for your favorite cover)
- Submit Magazine Madness Cover
(in a Google Doc share the following: screen shot of original cover, screen shot of the cover you created and screen shot of your layers panel as well type in the comments which were left on your screen and share with LCullen@natickps.org)

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Photoshop Wrap Up with Kahoot!

 

• Design Principles & Photography Composition

Design Principles, Exploring Pre-Assessment Assignment
Design Principles, Trivia Pre-Assessment (can not open with Chrome)
(Take the quiz at the quiz time button. Hit "submit" after each answer. Take a screen shot of your score and share that screen shot in a Google Doc.)

Homework #1: None at this time

Submit Bi-Weekly Exit Slip, #3
 
February 26 - March 2, 2018: week #5
Photoshop

Week Outline and Class Objectives


•  Photoshop

- Red Shirt Project --> Building an Image (to submit)

Student Example #1

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Magazine Madness Project

Magazine Madness Directions & Rubric

Step by Step Directions if Duplicating from in Class

Magazine Gallery

 

Font Downloads which may be helpful!

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Those Looking to Learn More....

Content Aware- video tutorial
Content Aware- photo resource

 

Red Eye Removal- video tutorial

Red Eye Removal- collect own photo source

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Have Time...

Photoshop Ping Pong (optional & after Magazine Madness)

Photoshop Ping Pong NHS Showcase
Photoshop Ping Pong Examples Outside Natick
Photoshop Ping Pong image to download option 1option 2option 3
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Photoshop Games!

Real or Photoshop Game

Pen Tool Challenge

Cool Colors Challenge

Homework #1: None at this time

Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #2
 
February 12 - 16, 2018: week #4
Photoshop

Week Outline and Class Objectives


•  Photoshop

- Red Shirt Project --> Building an Image

Student Example #1

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Magazine Madness Project

Magazine Madness Directions & Rubric

Step by Step Directions if Duplicating from in Class

Magazine Gallery

 

Font Downloads which may be helpful!

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Those Looking to Learn More....

Content Aware- video tutorial
Content Aware- photo resource

 

Red Eye Removal- video tutorial

Red Eye Removal- collect own photo source

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Photoshop Games!

Real or Photoshop Game

Pen Tool Challenge

Cool Colors Challenge

Homework #1: None at this time

Submit Bi-Weekly Exit Slip, #2
 
February 5 - 9, 2018: week #3
Photoshop

Week Outline and Class Objectives


•  Photoshop

Photoshop Interface (very basics)

To Cover In Class: Selection Tools, Eraser, Brushes, Text, Layers, Filter Gallery, Adjustments Panel, Shapes, Pen Tool, Crop, Clipping Mask, Characters Panel, Transparency, Image/Canvas Size & Saving

Photos to Learn On (editing a photo):

Photo #1

Photo #2
Teach Your Friend: Tool of Your Choice!! (image to learn on)


- Photoshop Gallery Activity --> Editing an Image

Student Example #1 , Student Example #2 & Examples from outside the box

 

- Red Shirt Project --> Building an Image

Student Example #1

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Photoshop Games!

Real or Photoshop Game

Pen Tool Challenge

Cool Colors Challenge

Homework #1: Magazine Madness Proposal. In Google Doc include: Magazine you will duplicate, image of yourself you will put on that magazine and the replacement text. Due February 9th

- Example of Magazine Madness Proposal

- Final Product Example (this we will work on for several classes but the homework assignment above helps you plan for the final product.)

Submit bi-weekly blog entry, #1
 
Janaury 29 - February 2, 2018: week #2
Photoshop

Week Outline and Class Objectives

 

• Forms to Fill Out & Info to Know
Welcome Letter

Grading for Semester

Sharing a Google Doc


•  Photoshop

Photoshop Interface (very basics)

To Cover In Class: Selection Tools, Eraser, Brushes, Text, Layers, Filter Gallery, Adjustments Panel, Shapes, Pen Tool, Crop, Clipping Mask, Characters Panel, Transparency, Image/Canvas Size & Saving

Photos to Learn On (editing a photo):

Photo #1

Photo #2
Teach Your Friend: Tool of Your Choice!! (image to learn on)


- Photoshop Gallery Activity --> Editing an Image

Student Example #1 , Student Example #2 & Examples from outside the box

 

- Red Shirt Project --> Building an Image

Student Example #1

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Photoshop Games!

Real or Photoshop Game

Pen Tool Challenge

Cool Colors Challenge

Homework #1: Submit Welcome Letter and Purchase Flash Drive

Submit Bi-Weekly Exit Slip, #1
 
January 24 - 26, 2018: week #1
Introduction to Course
Photoshop

Week Outline and Class Objectives

• Forms to Fill Out & Info to Know
Natick High Web Design, Gallery Site
Welcome Letter

Mailbox Messages, Stinky Fish or Magic Wand

Fire Escape Plan from room 201
Computer Experience Survey

Tweet of the Week @LoriCullen19
Introductions, Turn Around and Meet My Friend


• Vidoes to Influence
Here is to the Crazy Ones
Smart is Sexy
Why I Create, by: Adobe

 

•  Photoshop
Next Revolution in Beauty, A-dobe Fotoshop (entertaining commercial)

Photoshop Interface (very basics)

To Cover In Class: Selection Tools, Eraser, Brushes, Text, Layers, Filter Gallery, Adjustments Panel, Shapes, Pen Tool, Crop, Clipping Mask, Characters Panel, Transparency, Image/Canvas Size & Saving
Teach Your Friend: Tool of Your Choice!!! (image to learn on)

Homework #1: Submit Welcome Letter and Purchase Flash Drive

Introduction to weekly exit slip, 3:2:1 and Class Blog. (Example)