Exquisite Corpse Lesson
During this lesson, students will be introduced to the Surrealist game, Exquisite Corpse. Students will collaborate with their peers to create one illustration.
Students will be encouraged to think outside the norm to illustrate abstract figures.
Class Logo Lesson
During this lesson, students will work with a classmate to design a logo that represents their graduating class. Students will learn about branding, logo design, and graphic design. Once the sketches of their logos have been finalized, students will vote for their favorite logo which will be made into an iron-on patch. A volunteer will create a display card.
Yearbook Elective Course
This was a semester-long elective where students collectively created their school’s yearbook.
At the beginning of the course, students chose a theme for the yearbook and their roles for the semester.
Photographers took photos throughout the year using smartphones and gathered photos from families, faculty, and staff. They also were in charge of the layouts.
Illustrators created illustrations that found throughout the yearbook. Their duties included sketching, revising, inking, coloring, and scanning the illustrations.
Graphic Designers designed the lettering found in the yearbook and the cover. Their duties also included sketching, revising, inking, coloring, and scanning the designs.
Project Managers & Fact Checkers were in charge of keeping everyone on schedule, checking the calendar, managing the yearbook ladder, checking for spelling and inclusion of every student in the school.