The Unit Organizer. Teacher(s):. Student:. Time:. Course Dates: 1 st & 2 nd 6 Weeks – 3 Weeks. Yearbook Design Unit:. is about. Unit Questions:. Mrs. Dowd. Authentic Assessment is measured in the following ways:
Course Dates: 1st & 2nd 6 Weeks – 3 Weeks
Yearbook Design Unit:
Authentic Assessment is
measured in the following ways:
ability to:find magazine and newspaper designs and clip them to create a BIG IDEA graphic organizer binder
Design a spread or front page newspaper design
ability to show me:how to open a spread using InDesign
how to save the file
How to draw a text box
How to place text
How to draw a photo box
How to place a photo
How to crop and size a photo
How to use a style sheet
How to use the color palette
How to select text
How to select text boxes
Tests and Projects …60%Spread OUT!
Extra Credit – Photography Portfolio
Daily Assignments --- 40%
Are measured in the following ways–
Observation/ Participation … Demonstrating effective work habits, using time wisely when ‘recreating a spread,’ and listening to lectures and instructions before creating an original spread.
designing a yearbook spread following basic design rules.
What is a PICA?
What are grid lines?
Where is the gutter?
Where are the margins?
What is a bleed?
Pica Secondary Headline Primary Headline
Overline Dominant Photo Story/Copy dummy
Eyeline Content Module Captions
Folio Folio Tab planned white space
Grid lines pull quotes column
Photo credit text wrap gutter
Serif sans serif screens/tints
Drop shadow drop cap typography margins
Learned in this
Journalism – Newspaper & Yearbook
Overtime required of all staff per 6 weeks
Photo of the Week
Production and Deadlines
Personal BestRespectful & ResponsibleOnly AppreciationsWork ethicallyLifetime Learner
Read the overhead – What are we doing today? Log On & check the website for today’s lesson if working on production. Use Typing Pals and practice for 5 minutes OR read the headlines for the daily news online. National Geographic and TIME are available for reading material as well as a library of MS novels. Sit at the long tables if working on writing activity. Log Off at the end of the period. Students sit at assigned workstations.
Study Popular Graphic Ideas
Learn to create a spread or front page news page
Learn to use InDesign
Learn to edit and crop digital photos before placing on spread
Planned White Space