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November 7th, 2016

Week 10: Done!

  • Monday - Final period Assignment Audit
    • Check Assignment Audit - what do you STILL need to do?
    • Submit your final Saucer Poster JPGs and Flash Animation FLA files to the appropriate Google Classroom folders - hit DONE when done!
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
October 31st, 2016

Week 9: Summative Projects

Week of
October 24th, 2016

Week8 : Summative Projects

  • Monday
    • It's time to plan your final, Summative Projects
    • Complete and post ALL your work on your portfolios for evaluation
  • Tuesday
    • Summative Project development
    • Remember to FULLY update your portfolios AND projects by FRIDAY for evaluation!
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
    • Summative Project development
    • Remember that PORTFOLIOS are due by the end of tomorrow's class
  • Friday
Week of
October 17th, 2016

Week 7: Flash Titles

Week of
October 10th, 2016

Week 6: Finish Saucer Poster

  • Monday - No Classes
  • Tuesday
    Due to family issues, Mr May will be away for much of this week. You will need to learn to take the time and methodically follow the daily instructions on this agenda. Read everything and follow the ALL the links carefully each day. If there's a problem with the instructions, you can email Mr May to clarify. Remember to be resourceful, and INVESTIGATE the web for further information.Be prepared to bring earbuds or borrow the blue headphones to watch any of the tutorial videos in the lessons and exercises.
    Here are your tasks today:
    • Students have only today's class to to complete their Saucer Poster exercise and post their work and anecdotes on their portfolios.
  • Wednesday
    • EXTENSION - Use this period to catch up on unfinished work, and bring your Portfolios up to date!
      • Note - While I'm away, I'm checking your portfolio to monitor your progress - don't forget the anecdotes!
      • Take a look at the assignment audit to see how you're keeping up. Take a look at the portfolios of other students to see how they completed their assignments!
    • SAUCER POSTERS - Submit your Saucer Poster JPG to the appropriate Google Classroom assignment
    • DONE? Consider adding more detail to your saucer - it's alien passenger, or the lighting to create a light INSIDE the saucer itself!
  • Thursday
    • Check the Assignment Audit - use this week to earn the green badges!
    • Hanna D. has an exemplary portfolio - it neatly and completely presents all the work she's done in the class to date. (Check out her Saucer Poster - it's awesome, sized perfectly, and ready for printing next week!) Look for exemplary portfolios to figure out what YOU can do to improve the presentation of your own work!
    • Continue catching up and POSTING your work to your portfolios.
    • Done? You have a choice - Take on the Anim8or Spaceship Model Challenge or Carve a 3D Pumpkin for Halloween!
  • Friday
      • The assignment audit suggests there's still a lot of work to do on portfolio and projects
      • Complete and Post this weeks work on your Portfolios! Add Anecdotes! Work quick - we'll be starting a new unit on Monday!
    • Have a good weekend!
  • NEXT WEEK - Animation using Flash!
Week of
October 3rd, 2016

Week 5: Saucer Poster

  • Monday
    • Progress Reports are coming - UPDATE your PORTFOLIOS DAILY!
    • NAMING your files!
    • Saucer Blueprints - Add them to your portfolio
    • SUBMIT your 3D Saucer Model (AN8 file) to the Google Classroom assignment
    • Build a Scene! Take a picture! Add LIGHTING and add that too!
  • Tuesday
    • Complete your SCENE and add it to your portfolio with anecdotes!
    • DONE? You can begin the Photoshop Saucer Poster project! Scout out a good location for your shot! Work in small groups with other students who are ready!
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday - PD Day - NO CLASSES!
Week of
September 26th, 2016

Week 4: 3D Modelling

Week of
September 19th, 2016

Week 3: Photoshop

  • Monday
    • Assignment Audit
    • Banner Exercise - finish dressing up your portfolio!
    • Photoshop Personal Logo
      • Learning through video - control the speed and content! Use your earbuds!
      • Start the Personal Logo
      • Last call for studio photos!
  • Tuesday
    • Portfolios will be evaluated on Friday!
    • What happens when you try to edit a JPG vs PSD banner?
    • Pixels, Canvas Size and Resolution - precise measurement
    • Continue working on the Personal Logo
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
    • Portfolio ANECDOTES
    • Complete your Logo and banner assignments
    • Submit your PERSONAL LOGO to our Google Classroom
    • CONTROL and optimize the pages in your menu
Week of September 12th, 2016

Week 2 - Portfolios

Week of Sept 5th 2016 - Rules and Tools

Week 1 - Rules & Tools

  • Monday - no classes!
  • Tuesday - Shortened First Day of the Semester - Introductions
    • CONGRATULATIONS! You found the Agenda!
    • You should now have your assigned
      • User Accounts
      • Computers
      • Computer (AD) Accounts
      • Google Accounts

    • Be sure you've signed in to SYNC Chrome (complete the three steps under this link)
    • Please complete the following before the period ends!
      • BOOKMARK this page from your school account, and bookmark it at home as well
      • Complete this INTRODUCTORY SURVEY
      • Explore this wiki to see if you can find examples of sample projects
      • Be sure to properly SHUT DOWN your computer after you're done - See you tomorrow!
  • Wednesday - Setting up your home base!
    • This Class Website - Is it in your Chrome Bookmarks?
    • Finish the SETUP your computer
    • Read the Class Rules
    • Bookmark a link to your Google Classroom
      • Copy and paste the appropriate code to join:
        • PD4 (Mr May): r1qxiuh
      • Complete the TWO assignments you'll find there (About Me, Tech Survey)
    • By the end of the class, properly SHUT DOWN your computer after you're done!

  • Thursday -
- Safety Rules on using Technology - the AUP
    • GoogleDocs Review
    • GoogleDoc Collaboration Test
    • RULES
      • Lab Rules
      • What does RTM mean?
      • AUP Rules - Lab Rules
      • What's the payoff for following the rules?
    • Class Discussion - Do computers make you smarter?
    • EXERCISE - Rules to protect your data
      • Read and Complete the "Folder Management" and "About Me" Exercise under File Rules
      • Create and organize folders you thing will be used in this course
    • GoogleSites
      • Create a TIJ1O Portfolio Site before the end of this period: Don't customize or trick it out yet - just follow the plan as written.
      • Register your portfolio address using the form on the front page of your new portfolio
      • Read "Controlling Pages" - Create and organize pages you thing will be used in this course

  • Friday

    • Check the Assignment Audit - Are you up to date?
    • Complete your Googlesites and begin Controlling Pages
      • Lock down Privacy
      • Clean up the Front Page
      • Create Unit Pages
  • Next Week

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September 12th, 2016
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