Mommy Scraps JenLinDesigns

Lesson Plans/Activities

Water Slidz DTP Simulation (6 activities w/grade sheet)
Water Slidz

Food for Thought Collage--Photoshop
DOC

Cereal Box Project--Photoshop
DOCx

What The Animal Project--Photoshop
DOCx

Copycat Magazine--Photoshop
DOCx

Mr. Veggie Head Assignment--Photoshop
DOCx

Waterbox Design--Photoshop
DOCx

Professional Announcement Project--Photoshop
DOCx

Fantasy Project--Photoshop
DOCx

Font Fun Poster Project--Photoshop
DOCx

Think Big (Stewart Little) Project--Photoshop
DOCx

Dummies Book Cover--Photoshop
DOCx

Photoshop Bag O' Tricks Workshop
DOC

Photoshop "Phun" Workshop
PDF ZIP for files available at dropboks.com (email me for the download password--tonya@btskinner.com)

Photoshop Clone Yourself Project
DOCx (new Word 07 format; save as .DOCX if you have problems)

Photoshop Typography Name Project
DOCx (new Word 07 format; save as .DOCX if you have problems)

Photoshop Crystal Ball Project
DOCx (new Word 07 format; save as .DOCX if you have problems)

Photoshop Color Me Crazy Project
DOC Sample

Photoshop Create Your Own Baby Announcement Project
DOC Sample

Photoshop iMe Project (iPod-like silhouettes)
DOC

Photoshop Movie Poster Project
DOC Sample Variation (more advanced) DOC

Photoshop Zombify Project
DOC Sample

Cruise DTP Simulation (6-9 activities; designed for InDesign, but can be done in just about anything  w/grade sheet)
Cruise.doc

Movie Theatre DTP Simulation (7-9 activities; designed for InDesign, but can be done in just about anything  w/grade sheet)
dtpmovieproject.doc

Photoshop Elements Projects
pse-projects

Halloween Brochure Project (Ghosts) (w/grade sheet)
hallbro.doc

Plastic Surgeries R Us Brochure Project (w/grade sheet)
lessonplans/docs/plasticsurg.doc Sample

Real Estate DTP Project (3 parts) w/grade sheet
REALdtp.doc  JPG images (zip)

Fun with Fonts Project (need magazines, glue, and scissors)
lessonplans/docs/magfonts.doc

InDesign Ins and Outs Basics--Magazine (no scoring guide; just how-to)
SE Tech Conference File Download (EXE)       Instructions

InDesign Intermediate Lab--Magazine (no scoring guide; just how-to)
Graphic Files     Instructions   MediaFire download link-- http://www.mediafire.com/?2tx2jc4difd   Sendspace-- http://www.sendspace.com/file/jji45s

Creating a Classroom Newspaper
http://www.naafoundation.org/CreatingAClassroomNewspaperNAA.pdf

Christmas DTP Simulation (10 activities; designed for Publisher w/grade sheet)
DTPxmassim2005.doc Word

Travel Brochure Project (w/grade sheet)
dtptravbro1.doc

Creating a Christmas Play Program (w/grade sheet)
dtpxmasprogram.doc

Magazine Cover Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpmagcov.doc
Examples of completed projects

Dining Menu Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpmenu1.doc
Examples of completed projects 2001
Examples of completed projects 2000

Entertainment Company Brochure Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpredhotbro1.html

Advertisement Re-Creation Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpad1.html

Art Museum Brochure Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpartbrochure.html

New Product Ad Campaign Project (w/grade sheet)
dtpproduct.html

Other Resources

Missouri Dept of Education: Model Computer Business Application Curriculum (with activities!)
Click Here

Graphic Design Tutorials (nice selection on topics from design to typography to creative layouts)
http://graphicdesign.sfcc.spokane.cc.wa.us/tutorials/

Free Desktop Publishing Online Classes
http://desktoppub.about.com/od/courses/