Ian Randall is an educator, artist and author at Cambridge University Press.
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Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

7/8 Graphic Novels

Congratulations to Yr 7 & 8 Visual Arts / Design & Technology Students on the publication of their first Graphic Novel. All stories and artworks were created by the students themselves over a number of weeks. For most students this was their first experience of PhotoShop and Graphic Design. Well done to all!

Order your copy of Yr 7 & 8 Graphic Novels
Price $15 - full colour

click here to see some sample pages.

Monday, September 20, 2010

Finished Projects Yr 9/10 Design & Technology

Well Done to Yr.9 / 10 D&T students who have worked extremely hard this term to get their furniture projects completed. Excellent Work!

Kevin Jang Yr.9 & Bethany Rogerson Yr.9

Sam El Dirani Yr.9 & Olivia Bull Yr. 9

Vanessa-Jane Hardy Yr.10 & Kerrie O'Neill Yr.9

Ben Brown Yr.10 & Emily Pope Yr.9

Joys of Teaching Design & Technology

Hand-made Chocolates

Kerrie O'Neill Yr.9 brought in some
samples of her D&T Project to be evaluated.
We had a wonderful time taste-testing.

Great Work Kerrie!

Monday, August 9, 2010

HSC Design and Technology

Homework due Friday 13th August

Case Study Revision

Based upon your Case studies;
1. Create a list of factors which may impact on the success of an innovation. Explain each factor.
2. Give an example and explain the success of an innovation which has effected Australian Society.
3. Outline any ethical or environmental issues which may be relevant.

Short answers only - 100 words each

Friday, July 23, 2010

Year 7/8 Visual Arts - Friday 23rd July

Design a DVD Cover of your short film
You may use: Word or Photoshop Elements

It should include the following
  1. Front Cover
  2. Back Cover
  3. Film Title
  4. Synopsis of the film - a short written outline of the film
  5. A 'quote' from a critic
  6. List the people involved in creating the film
  7. Logo's from Movie Companies - get these from the internet
Your Image should be - 27 x 18cm - Use Page Setup or Canvas Size
You may work individually or in pairs, this is not 'group' work.
To get a 'screen shot' from your film use the program 'Grab' on your computer.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

HSC Studies of Religion

French lawmakers approve ban on full veil

1. Read the following article - click here
2. Post a comment on the following questions. . .
What are the issues that the article raises?
What are the arguments for/against?
Place a link to another article you have found on the topic.

A reactionist response to the new laws - click here
Here is a helpful overview written from an Islamic perspective - click here

Monday, July 12, 2010