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2014-2015 TGJ3M & TGJ4M Daybook

Note: all items are for 3M unless listed as 4M.
Ignore everything in italics!
   Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday
Sep 1
1st day!
-4M:Course Overview
3M/4M: Admin starting at Daily Reminders
-3M/4M: organizer assignment reminder
-Admin starting at pre-course questionnaire
-Admin cont w/ pre-course Q's

-web2.0 tools review

Sep 8 -review that all admin stuff done; put in organizer
-Cool Tech reminder 
-4M:practical proposals & journal (create; share w/ me; enter 1st proposal details, including links to support docs)
-FYI: Diigo Intro & "Daybook Features"
-Dewey bookmarks extension
-TGJ3M/4M test GDoc
-4M:independent project proposals due tomorrow
-4M:post 3M final projects here 
(login req'd)
-4M:post your best Pareeerica work here 
(login req'd)
-4M:post your best work here
(login req'd)
-install Dewey Launcher extension (log into Chrome first)
-5 minute disc'n of daybook feature items in GDoc
-review previous best work, final projects, pareeerica (sign-in req'd)
-Google Classroom intro
-vector vs bitmap discussion
-Class jobs
-create  ePortfolio
-Inkscape cont'd
Early Release Day

Sep 15 -Inkscape cont'd
-If done, do the Inkscape tutorials found here.

-4M:journal due (mtg's)
-Inkscape cont'd -Inkscape cont'd

-FYI:The Daily Create
-double-check email assignments (look for replies)
-Inkscape marking status
-Inkscape Quiz 1
-Inkscape cont'd
-Inkscape cont'd
-add'l Inkscape tutorials found here

Sep 22
-5 minute organize
-Cool Tech reminder (wkly)
-Inkscape cont'd
-import a simple image from http://goo.gl/kM7RZC into Inkscape and recreate (trace) it. (Remember to save links to your source material)
-Inkscape cont'd
-Inkscape cont'd
Shhh poster peer comments (sign-in req'd)
-Inkscape cont'd
-Inkscape Tutorials.
-add'l Inkscape tutorials found here.
-import an image from http://goo.gl/kM7RZC into Inkscape and recreate it. (Remember to save links to your source material)
Sep 29 -Inkscape cont'd

-Inkscape cont'd
-Inkscape test (shared during test only) 

-FYI: Flourish tweet
-FYI: Clever Logos

-Photoshop Painting Basics 101

-Tree in Niagara Falls (layers and cloning demo)
-Tree cont'd

Oct 6 -review pre-course Q's
-3M/4M:organizer tips (sign-in req'd)
-4M: reminders to hand material in (even in draft form) and update journals
-Cool Tech reminder 
-FYI:"Daybook Feature" material in my Diigo account
-5 minute organize

-comment on TGJ4M gaming posters (sign-in req'd)
-Tree cont'd

-if finished or any projects are on hold, import an image from http://goo.gl/kM7RZC into Inkscape and recreate (trace) it.
-No Food in Class for One Week
-fave Shhh Poster
-Colour in a B&W World

-4M:review ePortfolios (update for 4M material?)

-4M: need all projects submitted and documented on your journal
-Niagara Falls Tree
Colour in a B&W World (do 2)
Repair Portrait Photo
PD Day
Oct 13 Thanksgiving

-Cool tech reminder
-5 minute organize

-4M:submit independent project progress!

Oct 20
-cont'd Priorities:
Tree in Niagara Falls
-Colour in a B&W World
-Repair Portrait Photo

-Pareeerica project (be sure to save the URLs for all your assets....this is important for your ePortfolio)
Tree in Niagara Falls
-Colour in a B&W World
-Repair Portrait Photo

Oct 27

-Cool Tech reminder
-5 minute organize (wkly)


-get cool tech topics (present this Friday)
-projects cont'd
-Grade 8 Day Photos and Video
-DSBN Frames page
-Fave Flickr presentations start at 1:00 (TGJ4, followed by TGJ3M that have taken TGJ2O)
-tell me if this link works (everyone)

-camera assignment due
Nov 3
4M students, see new Overview document; create and update journal with all tasks, the update project document

-Cool Tech next Monday
-5 minute organize
Tree in Niagara Falls
-Colour in a B&W World
-Repair Portrait Photo
-Corel Media: import a simple image from http://goo.gl/kM7RZC into Inkscape and recreate (trace) it. (Remember to save links to your source material)

-if finished everything, see grade 12's for overview of 
Rotoscoping; produce a 5 second rotoscope (examples)
(DSBN Frames)

-What I Learned test (due Friday)

-work on priorities listed Monday
(Grade 8 Day)

-work on Cool Tech (presentations Monday), then priorities listed Monday

-Artist Profile

-work on priorities listed Monday


What I Learned test due at end of class (marked this weekend)

-work on priorities listed Monday
Nov 10 -marks review

-work period
-work period -Cool Tech Friday

-Photowalk Tuesday & Wednesday (camera assignment due before class tomorrow)

Light & Shadow 

Josh & Dylan, see me after video

[daily slides]

-Zach & Nick: set game night date and update posters

-Light & Shadow Wordle (201411 version)

-my photography presentation

[daily slides]
PD Day

-Light & Shadow inspiration quotes [
tchr link]

-Cool Tech presentations (some)

-review camera assignments
Nov 17 -FYI:Google-a-day

-FYI: Photowalk website 

-review camera assignments cont'd

-work period
-camera assignments cont'd

-work period

-Photowalk tomorrow and Thursday! 
-Photowalk (bring in cameras) -Photowalk cont'd
-demo of BRU, Picasa

All: gaming night (reg'n form)

All: Coding handout

-demo of Picasa, uploading images to G+
-work on photowalk pics -work on photowalk pics Reminders: no food or backpacks in class

-submit tagged 1024 px 20/20 photos to handin folder
-edit best 5
-post best 5 to to flickr
-corel media

Lots to Do! 
-Last day to edit and post pictures

-top five marking (know your categories!)
Dec 1
-startup reminder, including to-do list
-cool tech reminder
-Pivot animations (or Rotoscope for those that have done Pivot) (MP4 to FLV before importing)

FYI: GoPro on 60 minutes

-Pivot animations (or Rotoscope) cont'd
-all other projects (best five, Artist profiles, multiplicity, Corel Media, etc.)
FYI: GoPro 3D

-Pivot cont'd

-Job Interview Questions Assignment
-pivot cont'd
-FYI:Mother Posted on Her Daughters Facebook

-pivot cont'd
Dec 8 -BDSS' Hour of Code
-finish hour of code; save, rename, and submit certificate

-animations cont'd
-animations cont'd
-reminder of Artist profiles

Lots to do!

-add your best pivot animations here.
-animations cont'd
-reminder of Artist profiles
-Cool Tech
-outstanding projects 
-ePortfolio marking request form
-ePortfolio requirements

-demo of exporting PNGs, inserting G+ and PNG images into ePortfolio

Dec 15 Lots to do!

-PasswordBox referral (check email)

-ePortfolio marking request form
-ePortfolio requirements

4M:Rotoscope Mindmap <<< Tell the grade 12's! 

-add your best pivot animations here.
-animations cont'd
-reminder of Artist profiles (tomorrow)
-finish job interview assignment
-Cool Tech
-outstanding projects 

-Animation show and tell (put five best on exemplars page)

-Artist Profile presentations

All: Skills competitions
+create Mindomo doc of requirements, brainstorming

-ePortfolio: added "Daybook Feature"
-join Mindomo with access code "HmwbD"
4M:Rotoscope Mindmap needs to be expanded with Aesthetics section
-submit ePortfolio stuff for marking!

-Artist profile presentations
-4M rotoscope mindmap reminder
-projects cont'd
-markbook reports
-4M Artist profiles

Jan 5 -Tab Snooze Chrome extension

-PasswordBox: do not use!

-startup bookmarks reminder

-4M rotoscope mindmap discussion

-finish all previous projects
-Artist profiles
-Skills competition project
+Mindomo planner
+actual project

-5 minute organizer

-cont'd -cont'd

Jan 12 -Get 50 GB cloud storage free at Highshare
-Back up your Google data atTakeout
-...then put your Google backup on Highshare (do this today and regularly!)

-Artist Profiles?

-5 minute organize

-photography skills group class discussion
-projects cont'd -cont'd -reminder of Artist Profiles
Jan 19 -cont'd

-TGJ4M Expectations Mindmap

-TGJ4M Final Course Report

-Likes, Dislikes, and Recommendations

-added Skills mindmap req'ts to ePortfolio
-reminder of job interview q's

-interview times
-Course Evaluation
-Learning Skills & Work Habits self-evaluation
-post your best Pareeerica work here
-post your best work here (login req'd)
Last Day Grade 12 Meeting 11:00 am

Period 1 Exams
Jan 26 Period 2 Exams Period 3 Exams (interviews) Period 4 Exams

Old Material or Not Used This Semester
-post final projects here (login req'd)

-DS106 Assignments (10 minute exploration & assignment)

2nd Cool Tech assignment

-4M: Peer Teaching Project
-demo of exporting PNGs, inserting G+ and PNG images into ePortfolio
-Inkscape ePortfolio page

-cool tech reminder
-5 minute organizer
-finish job interview assignment
-continue with projects:
+pivot animations
-chairs in at end of class! 
-4M Peer Project: prepare to do Blender this Thursday
-submit 20+ edited, tagged 1024 px 
-flickr assignments on Photowalk page
-peer assessment form (submit for both, AFTER you are done your project)

-Blender (TGJ4M peer project)

-final project options: 2nd Pareeerica or 2nd Corel Media recreation (or your proposal)

-FYI: Google Tips

-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

-Final Project Proposals | 

-Sign your best photo!
daybook feature websites
-photowalk assignments cont'd

Class Diigo group; install extension

-final project log (create)
 -final ePortfolio requirements Start by creating all the pages and then upload the content. I highly recommend you create a Google+ album called "ePortfolio" for this.

   -example ePortfolio (sign-in req'd)
ePortfolio Submission Form (submit 1 item every few days)
-check old computers
-What I Learned Test 
-projects cont'd
-grade 12 project eval forms
-projects cont'd

-Photography Activity Packs

4M: Digital Overdrive-
Do Schools Kill Creativity?
-FYI: 12 year time lapse
-FYI: Space Oddity
Teacher Link ]
How To Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps)
-finish photowalk assignments
-final projects
-Adobe InDesign demo (Sarah)
-4M tutoring project details 
-Cool Tech (backchannel)

-final project proposals 
-projects cont'd

-TGJ4M cool tech
-4M: Grade 12 reflections (due today)
      -Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day (Sunday)
-3M:Getting Started 
-Projects cont'd (sign-in req'd)
-Teaching in the Digital Age
-Podsafe music

-update ePortfolio demo (using Tree assignment as an example)

-student ambassador logos assignments
-do flickr assignments for photowalk pictures
-Rotoscope cont'd
-join class Diigo group; post Inkscape website to group (tags: TGJ, TGJxx, Inkscape, tutorial)
-Careers Article 2
-grade 12 project eval forms

-Learning Goals reflection (sign-in req'd)

-Safety poster link

-if done, get a one-on-one demo of Scribus from Anna and/or Caitlin then do their assignment
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