A| 3.8.18| Thursday


  • English at 11:15
  • Put in CTE Applications for 2nd year! Once you and your parents/guardians have completed the application, if you have a challenge getting your guidance counselor to sign the app, bring the app to us and we will help you!
  • 3rd Quarter Progress closes on Friday – please check for missing work!
  • Equipment Return: Matt: computer and flash, Kayley: Camera
  • student walk out planned for next Wednesday, take a look at the website
    •  https://www.actionnetwork.org/event_campaigns/enough-national-school-walkout

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Ms. Papp on Job Shadow Experiences
  • Start Thumbnail sketches of Book Jacket – client meetings next Tues!

Due Dates:

  • book reading and worksheet due: OVERDUE Monday 3/5
  • Research Sheet due: OVERDUE Wed. 3/7
  • Drawing Assignment: 2 vans sneakers templates due 3/10

    Choose one for both sneakers (2 different designs) or one each of the following themes:


    • What is special about where you live? • How can you showcase local pride? • What is unique about your home that would be fun to highlight?

    – OFF THE WALL –

    • What does this mean to you?
    • What does “off the wall” look like?
    • Think outside the box, and off the wall!

    You can add to the drawing template: Build off of your shoes. Experiment with cardboard, wire, different clay bodies, paper mache, found objects, and anything else you can add to embellish your designs and give your shoes a better way to attract attention.

Upcoming dates:

  • 3.9.18 3rd Quarter progress period close
  • 3.9.18 CTE application deadline
  • 3.14.18 | National Technical Honor Society induction ceremony

A| 3.8.18 Thursday (2nd year)


  • Charlotte: will update DCM 1 & 2 on the details for student walk out on 3.14.18
  • Graphic Communications Scholarship opportunity:
  •  CWE:
    • Aislynn to VEIC @ 12:30 with Ms. Papp for your meet & greet. Bring resume
    • Dresden & Joey: Lane Press
  • Arvid: Thursday BHS counselor meeting in CTE conference room at 10:00
  • Resumes: All DCM 2 students must have their resumes updated & current. Proof, spellcheck and place in hand in box. Due EOD today
  • Capstone project
    • proposal due: March 6th
    • project completion: May 4th
  • Studio Workflow reminders:
    • read blog, all of it! 
    • retrieve hard copy project folder/s & return EOD to Ms. V
    • check email: make sure client has cc’d all
    • client meeting dates: confirm with Mrs. B any client meeting dates and check to make sure they are in the DCM 2 Google calendar
    • CHECK project due date on folders daily to avoid missing deadlines!

Projects/Assignments/Client Work: 

  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): 
    •  11 x 17 scaled- see instructor feedback. Make revisions & reprint
    • Quotes: find inspirational quote on leadership and place on admin poster
    • Administration- send reminder mail
  • Aislynn 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • next steps: have client confirm content on business card and letterhead is correct.
    • confirm numbers for printing of letterhead and business cards
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • ready file and turn in for grading
  • Aislynn. 18071. Child Nutrition Services
    • logos: revamp logos to include farm to school, food service and child nutrition
  • Charlotte. 18048. Cosmetology re-brand: logo and other print material
    • salon menu: photograph @ 10:00
  • Aislynn 18049. Aromatherapy labels
    • logos & labels: print what you have and place in hand in box
  • Dan. 18050. CST info graphic card
    • place content on card
  • Arvid. 18053. Create/Make/Learn brand consolidation
    • build business card: meet with instructor to plan next step
  • Aislynn. 18055. EHS/CTE Career Fair logo
    • Poster: package, print 25 and deliver to client
    • LFP welcome signage: package, print 2 and deliver to client
    • ready file and turn in for grading
  • Ben. 18036 Band Spring concert
    • Poster comp: package, print 25 and deliver to client
  • Ben. 8072 CTE bumper sticker
  • Charlotte. 18073 CTE NTHS
    • program: make revisions sent form client, print and turn in for proofing (include a copy of client revisions)
  • Charlotte.  18070  Coop posters
    • build comps
    • check resolution on all images to make sure it’s high enough for print output
    • find inspirational quotes for each poster
    • print what you ave and place in hand in box
  • Charlotte.  18064  Coop rack/palm cards
    • palm card: schedule meeting. Email sent to client – awaiting response
  • Ben. DCM Hallway signage
    • update signage in hallways
    • measure signage & replace with our DCM logo signs
  • Aislynn. 18037 Markey Read cards
    • cards: update instructor on progress
  • TBD 18078 CTE Recognition tickets, invite & program
  • Aislynn. 18033 Human Powered parade
    • waiting on client response, stay tuned

Upcoming Dates:

  • 3.9.18 3rd Quarter progress period close
  • 3.9.18 CTE application deadline
  • 3.14.18 | National Technical Honor Society induction ceremony