• May 18th - 22nd

    Hi everyone.  By now everyone should have completed the 1st - 5th assignments, which was to watch project 1 - 5 videos and pass the quizzes (60% or better) associated with it if you are working on InDesign.  If you are working on Photoshop you will just need to watch the project 1 -5 videos. This week you will need to pass the master quiz by the end of the quarter with a 60% or better. I can see how many minutes you spend on each video and I expect you the watch them in their entirety.  This is not a difficult assignment.  You will need to pass the master quiz by the end of the quarter wit ha 60% or better.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.

     

    The county is taking weekly attendance and it is mandatory that you check in with your teachers at least once a week in order to be marked present.

     

     

    May 11th - 15th (My birthday is the 16th)

    Hi everyone.  By now everyone should have completed the 1st - 5th assignments, which was to watch project 1 - 4 videos and pass the quizzes (60% or better) associated with it if you are working on InDesign.  If you are working on Photoshop you will just need to watch the project 1 -4 videos. You will also need to pass the master quiz by the end of the quarter wit ha 60% or better. I can see how many minutes you spend on each video and I expect you the watch them in their entirety.  This is not a difficult assignment.  This week you will be working on Project 5 and pass the quiz (60% or better).  You will also need to pass the master quiz by the end of the quarter wit ha 60% or better.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.

     

    The county is taking weekly attendance and it is mandatory that you check in with your teachers at least once a week in order to be marked present.

     

     April 27th - May 1st

    Hi everyone.  By now everyone should have completed the 1st & 2nd assignments, which was to watch project 1 & 2 videos and pass the quizzes (60% or better) associated with it if you are working on InDesign.  If you are working on Photoshop you will just need to watch the project 1 & 2 videos.  I can see how many minutes you spend on each video and I expect you the watch them in their entirety.  This is not a difficult assignment.  This week you will be working on Project 3 and pass the quiz (60% or better).  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.

     

    The county will be starting weekly attendance and it is mandatory that you check in with your teachers at least once a week in order to be marked present.

     

    April 20th - 24th

    Hi everyone.  By now everyone should have completed the 1st assignment which was to watch project 1 videos and pass the quiz (60% or better) associated with it if you are working on InDesign.  If you are working on Photoshop you will just need to watch the project 1 videos.  I can see how many minutes you spend on each video and I expect you the watch them in their entirety.  This is not a difficult assignment.  This week you will be working on Project 2 and pass the quiz (60% or better).  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.

     

    The county will be starting weekly attendance and it is mandatory that you check in with your teachers at least once a week in order to be marked present.

     

    Adobe InDesign VIRTUAL LEARNING
    Hello everyone.  Please watch this video in order to understand what to expect for the 4th quarter in the school year and read below for more specific information about the class.
     
    Things to remember for the 4th quarter:
    • My "Office hours" are Monday - Friday 1-3pm.  I will be checking my email periodically throughout the day as well.
    • Most of my communication will be done throught the Outlook (your school email) and teams.
    •  I will update my website weekly.
    • There will be tutorial on how to install the Adobe software later this week.
    • If you have passed the Adobe exam you will have alternative assignments.
    • Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions vie TEAMS, Outlook, or possibly smoke signal (but I'm still learning those).
     

     Installing Adobe Software

    This video will show you have to install the Adobe software on your home computer.  It is not compatible with an Apple Computer (but you can try).

    Software Install Video

     

     
     
     
     
    The industry-leading page design and layout toolset lets you work across desktop and mobile devices to create, preflight, and publish everything from printed books and brochures to digital magazines, iPad apps, eBooks, interactive online documents, business cards, and post cards.  If you would like a basic tutorial before jumping into this course visit Adobe InDesign Tutorials
     
    Here are a few examples of the types of projects you can make from InDesign.
     
    Business Cards
     Business card dimensions
     
    Post Cards
     Christmas Lights Greeting Card Template Design
    Creating Postcards This 5 part video will show you how to create a postcard using the InDesign program.
     
     ebooks
     
     
    Brochures
     
     

    Youtube links: 

     

    Extracting InDesign Lesson Zip Files

    Introduction to InDesign - setting up a new page 

    Text Basics 

    Image Frames 

    Text Wrap

    Pen Tool