Weekly outline

  • January 6 - January 12

    Color Assignments

    URLs: 3Assignments: 7
  • January 13 - January 19

    Assignments: 7Files: 5URLs: 4Pages: 3
  • January 20 - January 26

    CS6 Photoshop Features

    Assignments: 5URLs: 4Pages: 3Files: 5
  • January 27 - February 2

    Learn how to edit photographs in Camera Raw

    URLs: 3Assignments: 5Files: 7Pages: 2
  • February 3 - February 9

    Introduction to Vector Images

    Assignment: 1URLs: 2Folder: 1
  • February 10 - February 16

    Assignments: 4URLs: 6Folders: 2Files: 3
  • February 17 - February 23

    Assignments: 4Files: 4URL: 1
  • February 24 - March 1

    Introduction to SketchUp 3D

    Goal: Students will create a 3d model in SketchUp.


    • Students will learn how to draw a 2d rectangle.

    • Students will convert 2d graphic to a 3d object using the Push / Pull Tool.

    • Students will understand the differences between an endpoint (green), edge (red), and a midpoint (blue).

    • Students will navigate around their 3d object using the Orbit, Pan, and Zoom Tools.

    • Students will apply textures to their 3d object.

    Assignments: 4File: 1URLs: 4
  • March 2 - March 8

    Page: 1Assignments: 5URLs: 2
  • March 9 - March 15

    Assignments: 2Files: 2URL: 1
  • March 16 - March 22

    Assignments: 4URL: 1Folder: 1Pages: 2
  • March 23 - March 29

    Students will create a 3d digital portfolio of their best work completed throughout the school year.  This will be accomplished by converts artifacts of their best work (jpeg images) into 3d canvas paintings. Each painting should have a frame of your design ( a few can be just a canvas for "'effect").  Save the paintings as Sketchup files. You will also create a building to hang your paintings. 

    • Follow the step by step directions in the class demonstration and in the pdf file below.
    • Add scenes to your finished building.
    • Export your movie (file -> export -> animations -> movie) and select mp4 as the file format.
    • Open your movie in Movie maker and add transitions, titles, credits, musics and narration.
    Assignments: 2URL: 1
  • April 6 - April 12

    Assignments: 3URLs: 5Files: 3Quiz: 1
  • April 13 - April 19

    Assignments: 4Files: 2URLs: 2
  • April 20 - April 26

    Work on Your Race Day Flash Movie

    Scene 1: Title Screen: Introduction and sun rise.

    Scene 2: Describes Setting: A view of a sky, ground, road and mountains. An airplane flys through the mountains with a banner that says Big Race Today. The end of the scene has a countdown to the race.

    Scene 3: Two cars pull up to the start line and the race begins.

    Scene 4: View of the inside of the car. Mountains and Road animated by through the windows. Song plays on the radio.

    Scene 5: Top / Front view of the race. Mountains in the background. Road appears tiny in the distance and widens in the foreground.  Cars race towards the front of the window and cross the finish line.

    Scene 6: The winning cars slowly animates onto the screen. The End credits roll.

    Assignments: 2URLs: 3Files: 3
  • April 27 - May 3

    Assignments: 2Files: 2URLs: 5