Class Rules & Expectations Web Design & Development Minuteman High School Lexington,Ma

When entering the computer lab:
  • All books and backpacks must be put away in the appropriate place.
  • Students will enter in a quiet and calm manner.
  • Never bring food or drinks into the computer lab.
  • Chewing GUM is strictly forbidden!!
  • Attendance is mandatory.
  • Please ask for help when needed.
  • Respect others and their work.
  • Save your work consistently.
  • Please ask to go to the bathroom.
  • No pushing or shoving ever.

  Students may not touch any computer equipment without permission.
  1.  Students may not manipulate the equipment in such a way that might cause
  2.  damage such as unplugging or plugging equipment cords, turning switches on or off to the computer monitors, or printers, or mistreating the equipment in any way.
  3. Students will be respectful of equipment and other students at all times.
  4. Disrupting class is a selfish act and will not be tolerated.
  5. Students will only use their own computer.
  6. Students will not use unauthorized passwords, disclose confidential passwords, or enter or try to enter any unauthorized areas of the computer.
  7. Only one student at one time may go up to a printer to retrieve their newly printed paper
  8. A student will not cause another student to lose work, time, or data.
I understand that I make decisions that affect my actions. I make choices and am responsible for my own behavior.  I also understand that if I do not abide by the rules in the computer lab, I may lose some or all of my computer privileges and there might be other disciplinary actions.

Minuteman High School Lexington,Ma Web Design & Development Module 1

Module 1: The Modern
Web Development & Design
1.1: Idea & Web
Concept Development
1. Do you have a good idea for a website?
A. What websites do you use and why?
B. What makes the websites you like
engaging?
2. What makes it a good idea?
            A. Is it original?
           
B. Is it useful?
           
C. Are you a knowledge or content
area/expert?
          
3. How will you organize this idea?
A. Will you use Flow charts
or user centered design strategies?
B. Will you use web based
organizing tools
?
C. What is the importance of wire
framing
your information?
D. Draw it out on paper? What are
the considerations for a prototype?
E. Can you present
the idea clearly? (A Prezi or Powerpoint)             
F. What code languages will you
need learn:
Basic Website Code
Template:
HTML
CSS3
Difference Between Classes &
ID’s
Fonts/Typography For The Web
4. When thinking about your website what considerations are important
to the design (the look and feel) of your website?
A. Navigation: How will users move
around your website? (HTML/CSS/ JavaScript)
B. Colors/Schemes and Themes: What
colors will you use? (Color scheme Generator)
Color Sheme Generator
C. Layout Ideas (organization of
content): Where will things go in the layout?(Wire framing and Prototyping)
D. Fluid or Fixed Layout-How will
your site adjust to different browsers and views?(pixels or percentages, resolution,
style sheets, media queries, Fixed & Relative Position)
E. Resolutions of Images &
Graphics: What sizes will you need to make graphics and pictures on you web
pages? (Photoshop, resizing images, html/css, web graphics, design concepts,
colors)
F. Integration of Multimedia (video,
animation, scrolling text etc.): How will you integrate these and how will they
work?(HTML5,Javascript,Embedding)
G. How will you engage the user in
a world in which there are so many distractions on the web? (Multimedia, Browser
Support)
H. How will your site be seen by
mobile users? How does this influence your planning (responsive design, Mobile
Design)?
Media Queries
I. What considerations should be
made for Search Engine Optimization(SEO)?