GRAPHIC DESIGN I- AUGUST, 2018
DATE

Information/Activities/Projects and Assignments

MON

8-20

BELLRINGERS FOR TODAY: We have a double class period today, due to MAPS Testing. We discuss the need to break up the double class periods and then review the article and answer the questions on the "Graphic Design for the Homeless" Thinking Sheet.

We also complete "The Zen and the Art of Graphic Design Thinking Sheet". Here is a link to the video for this Bellringer:

FOR TODAY: Begin work on "The Black Square Problem" Black Square Problem will be graded on FRIDAY.

NOTE: If I do not have your AIMS APPLICATION, I need it NOW.

FRI

8-17

BELLRINGER: Please complete the WAO Graphic Design Questionnaire.

FOR TODAY:

SIGNED SYLLABI ARE DUE TODAY! 15 POINTS! AIMS APPLICATION PAPERWORK DUE TODAY!

We review some Black Square project points, then begin work on "The Black Square Problem"

Black Square Problem graded on THURSDAY.

WED

8-15

BELLRINGER: We have a couple of "Thinking Sheets" at the start of class today. Complete these in order-

  1. The Concurrent Enrollment Questionnaire.
  2. We complete and discuss "The Black Square as Art" Thinking Sheet.

Introduction to Visual Communication: The Black Square Game. We will use the following groups: (Shelby will assist with administering the game, as she has played before.)

  • TEAM AARDVARK: Joe, Tyler, Jissel, Christian, Christian
  • TEAM ZEBRA: Morgan, Zane, Daniel, Billie, Crystal.
"The Black Square Problem" worth 100 points total! Will be due next week, exact date to be determined.

TUE

8-14

Welcome Back!

Names and Introductions.

AIMS Concurrent Enrollment forms and applications: Please see Mrs. Rolfe ASAP if you are interested in getting college credit for this course and have not yet signed registration forms!

Discussion of expectations for Concurrent Enrollment students.

Graphic Design Course overview and classroom rules and regulations

COMPUTER LOGIN: Navigate to highlandtechnology.org, BOOKMARK page!

Temporary Login for new students: USERNAME: techlab

PASSWORD: technology

GRAPHIC DESIGN SYLLABUS: DUE Friday, 8/17, 15 point assignment.

If we have time: "The Black Square as Art" Thinking Sheet.