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Digital Scrapbooking in the Classroom

Digital Scrapbooking in the Classroom | David Hoerger
Single Book: #79455
Price: $39.95 Qty:
Site License - 1 school building: #79455
Price: $99.00 Qty:

Author: David Hoerger

Grades 5-12

Explore and master digital scrapbooking

Your students will become more independent as learners, develop a more adventuresome approach to projects, and have a better connection to the concepts and material that they are studying.

License definitions:

  • Single = qty 1 book, 1 teacher's use
  • Site License = qty 1 book, unlimited use at one school building

Curriculum-based digital scrapbooks can best be thought of as photo journals, where students must use reading, writing, and critical thinking skills—while allowing creativity and individuality to shine. In addition, students learn valuable technology skills related to digital photography, photo editing, image scanning, and layout and design.

Building digital scrapbooks promotes visual literacy. Digital scrapbooks can be printed, posted to the Internet, burned to a CD or DVD, or emailed to friends and relatives.

Features:

  • Learning how to create a digital layout from scratch
  • Image scanning tips and tricks
  • Understanding digital image formats
  • Developing photo editing skills
  • Photography tips
  • Creating and using text
  • Creating scrapbook pages
  • Digital scrapbooking priject ideas
  • Internet resources for digital scrapbooking

Software/Supplies needed:

  • Graphic software that supports layers is recommended
  • Scanner
  • Digital Camera

Tutorials and lessons have been written for use with Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 and Picasa.