Class Starter: Do you have Senior-itis?
Senior or not, you need to keep your energy going until school’s out!
Class Activity: Your favorite project from this semester.
We covered so many applications and topics in this class – what did you get out of it?
1-Review your Google Drive folder and choose a project that improved your skills.
2- Write a blog post that includes that project and explain what you learned and how that project applies to you as a person.
Due Today! (50 Points)
Class Starter: Kelvin Doe Child Prodigy
Watch this as a class for pure inspiration. You are a genius too!
Class Activities: OK now lets get to the task at hand: Building a Google Spreadsheet
Here is a quick tutorial to show some basic formatting: “Creating and Basic Formatting”
Today you will use the Google Sheets application to create a new spreadsheet. Watch as I demonstrate how to create a Google Spreadsheet. Pay close attention to details so you will be ready for today’s assignment.
Assignment: Google Sheets-1
This assignment uses a spreadsheet to show employee standings at Donovan Industries. Click here to view instructions. (50 points due January 27)
It’s the beginning of the 2017 Spring Semester and there are a few easy but important things to do before we get started:
- Go to your school email inbox and find an email from me email@example.com. Reply to my email and tell me what name you like to go by and which class you are in. (B2 or B3)
- Make a folder on your Google Drive and name it “DBA”. This is where you will keep all of your work for this class.
- Take a Card!
This Semester we are trying something new to replace passing out a course disclosure. In class today I will give you my class card with all of my contact info and a QR Code which will take you directly to “The Basics” web page. Share this with your parents so that they can see what we will be doing.
Class Starter: Who Shot Alexander Hamilton?
A CLEO Awards winning commercial. What is this Media Marketing Saying?
Do you have favorite commercials?
We are down to the last day of the Semester. I have thrown a whole lot of challenges down where computer applications and creativity are concerned, and you have really shown your personal interests and talents!
Class Activity: Go check your Skyward.
***FINAL DEADLINE FOR ANY ASSIGNMENT IS TODAY. ASSIGNMENTS TURNED IN TODAY WILL BE GRADED AND ADDED TO YOUR SKYWARD FOR YOUR FINAL GRADE.***
Class Starter: Class Photoshop Gallery!
Today we will take a look at the imagination and Photoshop skills right here in our DBA classes. You have really out-done yourselves!
Class Activity: Use the remainder of today’s class period to finish and turn an any assignment from the semester.
There will only be 2 more assignments this semester:
- A FINAL BLOG POST
- SEMESTER FINAL
Class Starter: Digital Photography Manipulation
Class Activity: Class Gallery Project 50 points)
- Open Photoshop
- Open my class folder and download the photoshop file that I have placed in the folder. “PHOTOSHOP-MASTER.PSD”
- Use the Layers Palette, selection tools and any other tools to create a new digital image.
- Add your name to the image, using the Type Tool
- Save the finished piece in your class folder as a PSD, and save a JPEG copy in my drive folder for your class period.
B-7 Mrs. Bury
- We will view your artwork as a class gallery show.
USE 2 OF THE FOLLOWING IMAGES:
Class Starter: Friday Freebie!
Class Activity: More GIMP
1- Today your Gimp-1 assignment is due. To turn it in you must add your completed project to your assignment folder on Google Drive.
2- Now that you have used Gimp, lets’ do one more project using GIMP to manipulate photography.
I have provided a some images with a Creative Commons license. Download one of these images to use for your GIMP-2 Assignment. Instructions below…
GIMP – 2 ASSIGNMENT: (50 Points – Due Tuesday Dec 6)
1- Copy one of the images that I have provided & open it in Gimp.
2 – Follow an online tutorial for photo editing with Gimp. This tutorial from 10-Steps is pretty easy to follow.
3 – Make changes to the photo using your own imagination.
4 – When you are finished, go to the Gimp file menu and export the document as a JPEG.
5 – Turn your JPEG in to your assignment folder.
Class Activity: Personal Branding with Google Slides
Let’s collaborate using Google Slides and practice a little bit of personal branding. If you were asked to fill one page in a magazine to represent your image or “personal brand” what would you submit? I have invited you to collaborate on a project called The 802 Lab. I have added my slide & now I want you to add yours – It should be pretty fun to flip through when it’s done! (30 Points)
*Use the remainder of today’s class to complete assignments that are due. Remember to email the teacher about any assignment that you have turned in late. firstname.lastname@example.org
Class Starter: The Moth Podcast
In class today, I would like to share an award winning podcast, The Moth. These are true stories told in first person in front of a live audience. This episode is about a high schooler who encounters racism when he tries to go to prom. Told by Hasan Ninhaj himself, speaking from his own experience. The title of the story is “Prom”
1- Test drive the Itunes App on on the lab computers.
2- Watch as I demonstrate the Garage Band App
3- Use the rest of class to complete your Podcast-2 assignment