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Literacy

3rd Quarter Assignments

4th Quarter
Lessons & Assignments

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Learning Links
 Digital Literacy - Daily Assignments - Ryan Durfee, instructor

No School
Winter Holiday
Digital Literacy course intro & Digital Design (our first part of the course's studies)
AND
Begin Work in FLASH Animation Software
Dancing Skeleton

January 2nd

Continue work in FLASH animation software
Dancing Skeleton

January 3rd

Keeping the bones together to animate actual movements of a typical person
Skeleton Takes Bath

January 4th

Continue work on
Skeleton Takes Bath

January 5th

Watch together some early examples of movie animation
A Trip to the Moon
and
Skeleton Battle
Jason & the Argonauts

The Bone Tool
Skeleton Bone Tool

January 8th

Watch together:
1933 King Kong clip
THEN
Classic Tween
Superman Flying
NEXT
Using Bone Tool to Create a Creature that has no bones
BoneTool_Slug

If time, Watch the Video on the Original King Kong armature

January 9th

Shape Tween
Crazy Shapes

January 10th

Importing images & using Layers
Disco Alien

January 11th

Adding sound to
your animations
Scary Thing

January 12th

No School
Martin L. King Day
Holiday
More work w/ Importing images & using Layers
Cartoon Boy

January 16th

Continue working on
Cartoon Boy

Student Photos Taken for Your Upcoming Graphics & Animations

January 17th

Using FLASH Action Script 2.0
Spotlight Effect

January 18th

Using Filters in FLASH to add a shadow
Horse Shadow

January 19th

Basic Tools for FIREWORKS
Old Photo

January 22nd

Combining images
using FIREWORKS
Crocofrog

Instructions on Making Safe Internet
Searches

January 23rd

More Tools practice
FIREWORKS
Scary Ghost

January 24th

Using the Rubber Stamp Tool in
FIREWORKS
Jar of Jam

Note: Be certain to save your file as a FIREWORKS .png

January 25th

Continue work on
Jar of Jam

Working with text & images on your label


January 26th

FIREWORKS
More combining of images to create a
Famous Person

January 29th

Using & manipulating color in FIREWORKSWarhol

January 30th

Continue work on
Warhol

January 31st

Preparing images in FIREWORKS for FLASH
Robot

February 1st

How to use the Magic Want Tool
THEN
Continue work on
Robot


February 2nd
Continue work on
Robot

If time go to
Using FLASH Coding Action Script 2.0
Pong Game

February 5th

Using FLASH Coding Action Script 2.0
Pong Game

February 6th

Adding Sub-scenes to your animations
Pong Game adding Subscenes

February 7th

Ad Campaign for Rock Band using FIREWORKS and FLASH
Crazzy Lizzard Records
Rock Poster

February 8th

Ad Campaign for Rock Band using FIREWORKS and FLASH
Crazzy Lizzard Records
Rock Banner Ad.

February 9th

Make certain to have completed your rockposter &
rockbanner
THEN
FIREWORKS TEST
My Vacation


February 12th


FIREWORKS TEST
My Vacation


February 13th
FLASH & FIREWORKS
TEST - Flying Bird


February 14th
FLASH & FIREWORKS
TEST - Flying Bird


February 15th
Complete TESTS
THEN
Begin next weeks work to start creating your html portfolio website by going to Tuesday's video on
File Management

February 16th
No School
Presidents Day
Holiday
Creating an HTML
Website using
DREAMWEAVER
File Management

To see a list of ALL assignments you should include
CLICK HERE

February 20th

Creating an HTML
Website using
DREAMWEAVER
Topgraphic


February 21st

Complete Topgraphic
THEN
DREAMWEAVER
Begin creating your HTML website

February 22nd

HTML website using
DREAMWEAVER


Channel One News & Class Links Page


February 23rd

1. Both Tests saved to Shared drive
- vacationYourName
- birdflyingYourName

2. Your Portfolio Website folder (with all files) copied & pasted into the Shared Drive
Rubric for Points

3. Grid Drawings
Seeing larger images by breaking into smaller parts
(see examples on bulletin board)

February 26th
Grid Drawings, continued

February 27th

Grid Drawings, continued

February 28th

Grid Drawings
THEN
Cartooning Using FLASH - CLICK HERE to watch Mr. Durfee's instructional VIDEO

Grid Drawing Due

March 1st

Continue, Cartooning Using FLASH

If you haven't already turned in your Grid Drawing do so no later than today

CLICK HERE to Watch VIDEO for assignment

March 2nd

Cartooning Using FLASH - CLICK HERE to watch Mr. Durfee's instructional VIDEO

March 5th

Complete and save your cartoon person/animal and save to the Shared Drive (S:) Durfee, Durfee Turn-in for your class period

file name:
cartoon_YourName

March 6th

Warrior Pride Day
No Ds, Fs, Ns, Us
to Attend
End of 3rd Term
March 7th
No School
Teacher Training
No School
Teacher Training

 

 
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