In the 3rd Qtr, 5th grade students continue to develop two hand homerow typing proficiency.
Students will use a photo editor to crop, adjust brightness and contrast, remove red eye, and resize photos.
Students will learn to remove picture backgrounds and use layers to combine photos to make a wanted poster, cartoon a face, create Andy Warhol pop art and more.
Students can use these skills and techniques to improve the photos used in their technology integrated assignments with Powerpoint, slideshows, brochures, posters, movies, websites, etc.
These assignments also build strong file managment skills. Students will open, save, name and rename files, as well as create and name folders throughout these weekly projects.