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Introduction to Photoshop - Appropriated Portraits
Fourth graders hone their computer skills through practice with Adobe Photoshop. They choose a famous portrait painting, working on seamless integration of their own face into the picture. They work on the skills of using filters, cropping photos and other Photoshop techniques that will help them with projects throughout their lives.
4th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 20 Downloads
Fifth Grade Photoshop: Change That Background
Students explore the Photoshop program. In this technology lesson, students use cropping tools to crop photos out of the background on a Photoshop file. Students edit and paste a picture onto a new background.
4th - 8th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 17 Downloads
Photoshop for Fifth Graders: the Basics
Learners review the basic tools for Adobe Photoshop. In this Photoshop lesson plan, students choose a picture and discuss its properties. Learners use tools to see how pictures are altered. Students use layers to change their pictures.
K - 5th 21st Century Skills 14 Views 41 Downloads
Mondrian - Primary/Secondary Color Study
Utilizing computer software, learners demonstrate the color spectrum. They investigate the life of the artist Piet Mondrian and define his style of artwork. Then they use Photoshop to recreate some of his designs while discovering the difference between primary and secondary colors.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 11 Downloads
Students explore language arts by utilizing computer imaging software. In this Photoshop lesson, students read several pieces of poetry and discuss the visual impressions they get from the words. Students utilize Photoshop Elements to create an illustrated presentation of the material in the poem.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 38 Downloads
Designing a CD Cover
Tenth graders design a CD cover and compare and contrast traditional and drawing methods with the use of AppleWorks and Photoshop software. They create a professional design layout using AppleWorks, and present their design in the form of a slideshow.
10th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 30 Downloads
Daily Lesson Plan # 9
Students review materials covered in previous class. They continue the tutorial in the textbook "Creative HTML Design", chapter 4, pages 78-83. Students work with browser safe colors. They open the CD that came with their textbook, "Creative HTML Design 2.
9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 4 Downloads
Photoshop Brush and Shape Tools
Students are introduced to Photoshop and the tools to assess it properly. They are shown how to manipulate a piece of writing with shapes utilizing the brush tool. Each students writes an original haiku to describe their painting.
5th - 12th Technology & Engineering 8 Views 45 Downloads
Using Photoshop to Create a Travel Brochure
Students create a travel brochure. In this Social Studies lesson plan, students observe and discuss different travel brochures. Students look on the Internet and find interesting photos for a particular place. Students then insert their photos into photoshop, crop, resize, and edit the photos in order to create their own travel brochure.
5th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 10 Views 43 Downloads
PhotoShop Filters & Web Tables
Students examine the offerings of PhotoShop and explore the use of web tables. In this technology skills lesson, students explore website design as they use tables as well as PhotoShop filter tools to create webpage samples.
6th - 12th 21st Century Skills 4 Views 19 Downloads
An Electronic Self-Portrait Lesson Plan - A Unit for Middle School
Using a photo of themselves for inspiration, learners create a multi-media self-portrait. A digital image of each child is taken, it is uploaded into the computer where is can be experimented with in a digital format. Young artists then use the available media to create a self-portrait.
6th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 12 Downloads
Your Name in "Greek"
Sixth graders explore world history by utilizing computer imaging software. For this Ancient Greek lesson, 6th graders listen to a brief tutorial of the Photoshop Elements program and practice using layers on their computer. Students create a digital collage of Ancient Greece on their computers and write their names in Greek.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Self-portrait In a Masterpiece: Computer Illustrations
Young scholars create a self-portrait using an artistic masterpiece as a guide. In this art appreciation lesson, students research famous artists online, electronically saving a particular portrait or masterpiece made by the artist. Young scholars then learn by teacher modeling how to superimpose their image on that of the artistic masterpiece using Adobe Photoshop.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 27 Downloads