Monday, October 11, 2010

Video Commerical

Is Coke or Pepsi or 7up that we want to sell? Our commercial could be any number of products that we drink, eat or otherwise consume or use. But let's up the ante; let's promote or advertise an idea, ideas like "Parents reading to their children", "The value of similar triangles in measuring the height of a tree", "The effect of eating and exercising right", and the list goes on. Now we're touching on ideas that are closer to education than a good old soft drink.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Chocolate choo-choo train on licorice tracks

At the expense of a couple dozen unsuspecting education students, all the students recognized that visualizing images helping memory more than focusing on the pronunciation of the words. From there the class jumped into Photoshop and its layers to create a montage of with images from three different sources. The details for this process were overwhelming and far too numerous to remember after a single exposure. While those details were being conquered, the ultimate destination for these montages, misbehaved. And so the story goes.