By The End Of The Week... will have completed:

  • Introductions

  • Discussion about the class, culture and what we'll be doing

  • Filling out a class questionnaire

  • Learning about Personalized Learning

  • Thinking about what you want to learn while here.

New STudents

Wednesday August 14th

  • New student discussion & introductions - Circle

  • Hello's and About Me

  • What this class is about

  • How we do things

  • What You'll Be Doing on Thursday and Friday.

Thursday August 15th

Class... first, take this learning style profile.

Second, open this About You Questionnaire and answer these questions thoroughly and honestly.

Last, check out this page on What Video Game Design is


Friday August 16th

Goals & Scales

Goals and Scales For Commercial & Digital Arts

We have a Lexmark Laser Printer:

  • After you press print, a dialogue box will pop up.

  • Be sure the orientation of your paper is correct (Portrait or Landscape)

  • Be sure to scroll down a bit and check the SCALE TO FIT MEDIA box.

  • Print to the Lexmark (Copy 2) printer

Saving For Web

  • Open your work. Select all. Choose EDIT, then COPY MERGED

  • Create a new file and size, then paste what you just copied.

  • Make sure your file is resized.

  • Make sure your file has no white around it and it's cropped.

  • With your file open, go to FILE - SAVE FOR WEB & DEVICES (Legacy)

  • In the upper right corner, select the JPEG option and make sure it's set to HIGH QUALITY

  • In the lower left corner, you 'll see the file tag JPEG and a time it take to load in seconds. It should be under 100 seconds.

  • Choose SAVE and select your block folder.