_misc‎ > ‎Archives‎ > ‎Daybooks‎ > ‎2013-2014‎ > ‎

2013-2014 TGJ2O Daybook

Ignore everything in italics!

 Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday
 Feb 27       1st day!
-admin cont'd: network overview

Feb 3 -organizer assignments & pre-course questionnaire due
-email address verification finished?
-Admin: finished to organizer assignment
-example ePortfolios (private)
-test GDoc

-chrome: essential extensions 

-create ePortfolios
-web2.0 tools review

-vector vs bitmap discussion
-Inkscape tutorials & download
-Inkscape cont'd

-Inkscape Tutorials.
-If done, do the Inkscape tutorials found here.
Feb 10 -FYI:"Daybook Feature" material in my Diigo account
-FYI:The Daily Create
-finish all admin 
-Cool Tech reminder (wkly)
-Inkscape cont'd
-5 minute organize (wkly)
-Inkscape cont'd
-add'l tutorials GDoc (sign-in req'd)
-CorelDraw media site
-Inkscape cont'd

-Coverage info

Inkscape Tutorials.
- add'l Inkscape tutorials found here.
- import an image from http://coreldraw.com/media/ into Inkscape and recreate it. (Remember to save links to your source material)
- early release day (no class)
Feb 17
Family Day

-organizer tips
-Inkscape cont'd (see links last Thursday)
-5 minute organize

-FYI:10 sentences Google teachers never hear
-review pre-course Q's
-all ePortfolios created and shared with Beens?
-finished your email assignment?
-tree demo
-Inkscape cont'd
Coverage info

Inkscape Tutorials.
- add'l Inkscape tutorials found here.
Tree in Niagara Falls
- import an image from http://coreldraw.com/media/ into Inkscape and recreate it. (Remember to save links to your source material)
Coverage info

Feb 24 -5 minute organize (wkly)
-Cool Tech reminder (wkly)
-Inkscape cont'd
-Inkscape cont'd

-Anti-bullying ass'y

-Inkscape tutorials cont'd
-NF tree cont'd
-if finished, import and trace 
an image from http://coreldraw.com/media/
-Inkscape test (will be shared)
-tree cont'd
Mar 3 -Cool Tech reminder (wkly) 
-5 minute organize (wkly)
-tree cont'd
-tree cont'd
-FYI:12 Things Students Should Never Do on Social Media 
-Inkscape cont'd
-tree cont'd
-trace cont'd

-if done everything, do a 2nd trace assignment

-FYI:ds106 Assignments (5 minute exploration)
-The Importance of Programming (video)
-FYI:podsafe music
-Flourish show-and-tell
no school
Mar 17
-5 minute organize (wkly)
-demonstrate exporting from Picasa to G+, then inserting into ePortfolio
-demonstrate exporting from Inkscape and inserting into ePortfolio

-demo moving pages in ePortfolio
-Colour in a B&W World
Mar 24
-5 minute organize (wkly)
-projects cont'd

-continue w/ previous assignments
-Light & Shadow
-Light & Shadow inspiration quotes
-continue w/ projects 

Literacy Test -submitted Light & Shadow quote?

photowalk date 
-camera assignment
-projects cont'd
-Photowalk website 
Mar 31
-Pareeerica, masking assignment, colour in a b&w world, fave flickr pix, NF tree, etc. cont'd -cont'd
-get cool tech topics

-Cool Tech presentations

Apr 7
-Cool Tech reminder (wkly) 
-5 minute organize (wkly)
-projects cont'd (fave flickr pix, pareeerica, colour in a B&W world, multiplicity, NF Tree, Corel website media trace)
-Cool Tech, cont'd

-cont'd -last cool tech presentations!
Artist Profile
-fave flickr pix marking
Apr 14 -cont'd -cont'd -Repair Portrait Photo -FYI: A Google a Day
Good Friday
Apr 21 Easter Monday -previous project priorities: NF tree, masking assignment, colour in a b&w world, fave flickr pix, Pareeerica, Corel website media trace, Artist Profile
-if finished, find and try a video tutorial related to textures in Photoshop; remember to save the link! 
-moving computers! 
-texture project?
-set photowalk date(s)
-Artist Profile presentations

-Google20 Day
Apr 28
-projects cont'd
-projects cont'd
-Scavenger Hunt form
-projects cont'd
-Pivot Animation

-Google20 Day

-camera assignment due
May 5 -cool tech reminder
-5 minute organize
-review camera assignments
-projects cont'd
-projects cont'd -Job Interview Questions Assignment
-projects cont'd
-photowalk tomorrow (bring in your camera)

-Photowalk day 1

project priorities:
-any old outstanding projects (tree, repair portrait, etc.)
-Pivot animations (3)
May 12 -Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ~Oscar Wilde
-cool tech reminder
-5 minute organize
-projects, interviews q's cont'd

-Photowalk day 2 -submit raw pics as backup @ 1024 px
-Photowalk assignments
-demo: rename (using BRU) photowalk pictures

-join flickr; add pbeens as contact
-process photowalk pics or work on outstanding assignments
May 19 Victoria Day tag with themes; edit; submit 20+ categories at 1024 px
-flickr assignments on Photowalk page
-cont'd -cont'd

-Google20 Day
May 26 -cool tech reminder
-5 minute organize

-Picasa installation demo
-Picasa tagging, editing, uploading demo
-tag and submit 5 best photos to 

-submit 20+ edited, tagged pix to handin folder

-cont'd -Google Play Music All Access discussion

-final project options: 2nd Pareeerica or 2nd Corel Media recreation (or your proposal)
-FYI:How To Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps)
-finish photowalk assignments
-finish other outstanding projects (rotoscope, pivot, etc.)

* Not a Google 20 day *
Jun 2 -cool tech reminder
-5 minute organize
-ePortfolio: intro page and Colour in a B&W world page
-Categories survey

-FYI: Pi
-Inkscape ePortfolio page

-Artist Profile demo on ePortfolio -More Interesting survey? (based on Friday's article)
-final projects cont'd

-Class Diigo group; install extension; bookmarks Inkscape tutorials

-Design process

-Learning Goals refection (sign-in req'd) | What have we learned? (teacher link)

-final project req'ts (teacher link)
-final project log (create)
-project proposals (sign-in req'd)

-ePortfolio Submission Form (submit 1 item every few days)
Jun 9 -FYI: Google Tips

Please tell everyone about the work for today!
-Add Pareeerica assignment to your ePortfolio and submit for marking
-Add details of your final project to this GDoc (sign-in req'd)
-work on final project

-continue with ePortfolio & final project. 
-add details to final project GDoc (see yesterday for link)
-demo of inserting Pareeerica image
-deadline discussion
-need to know final projects NOW
-ePortfolios cont'd
-cont'd -ePortfolios and 1st revision of final projects due
Jun 16 final projects and ePortfolios cont'd -Best Work ePortfolio
-Course Evaluation
-Learning Skills & Work Habits self-evaluation
-post final projects here
-post your best Pareeerica work here
Interview Times (sign-in req'd)
-submitted your final project?
-submitted all forms?
Pd 3 exams Pd 4 exams

-Cool Tech (backchannel)
-What I Learned test 
 Jun 23 Pd 1 exams Pd 2 exams

Old stuff--
-Inkscape tutorial website review
-Teaching in the Digital Age
-podcast script cont'd (share w/ me)
-BDSS website (GDoc, sign-in req'd)
-Podcast scripts due
-What does a good poster look like? (sign-in req'd)
-make a "good poster" checklist
-watch color matching video (for Photoshop, not Elements, but still very cool)
-Photowalk paperwork
-Photoshop effects website review (sign-in req'd) 
-Photography - Article Summary 
-HTML Hackasaurus: Headings 
-One World, One Smile video
-FYI: Girls Develop It Online (promoting Computer Science to girls)

-final projects intro discussion
-“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” ~Dr. Seuss
-Sarah's Photoshop Tutorials
-Flash animation
Course Outline | 2009-2010 Daybook | 2010-2011 Daybook | 2011-2012 DaybookNow Serving | Time Tracker