The learners will receive direct instruction and practice using desktop publishing software to create clean and consistent visual design elements. They will consider text, images, white space, templates, guides, and use advanced tools and features in this engaging and interactive digital lesson.
Estimated Time:15 minutes
Score Type:Automatically Graded
Available Languages: English, Spanish
Bold Italicized Headings LayoutLanguage Arts > Writing > Visual Aids Expository > Bold Italicized Headings Layout
Desktop PublishingTechnology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Desktop Publishing
Draw ConclusionsLanguage Arts > Communication > Listening Strategies / Context > Interpret / Infer > Draw Conclusions
Evaluate elements of designTechnology Education > Media Literacy > Evaluate elements of design
Formatting and PreparationLibrary Media > Information Literacy > Student Use - Digital Media > Student Projects/Presentations > Formatting and Preparation
Formatting and PreparationTechnology Education > Digital Literacy > Student Use > Student Projects/Presentations > Formatting and Preparation
Graphic Applications (includes pictures, labels, diagrams, charts)Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Graphic Applications (includes pictures, labels, diagrams, charts)
Graphic Organizers (Venn Diagrams,etc.)Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Graphic Organizers (Venn Diagrams,etc.)
PurposeLanguage Arts > Communication > Media Literacy / Viewing > Purpose
Student Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for TaskTechnology Education > Information Technology > Student Use > Student Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for Task
Use Technology when WritingLanguage Arts > Computer Literacy Skills > Writing > Use Technology when Writing
This lesson covers some of the more advanced tools used in desktop publishing software and even word processing software. It may be necessary to teach or review the vocabulary used in this lesson including gutter, margin, and template.