Week 1 tasks
Seating charts
Behavior plan
Device passes and policy
Add link to cailab on your browser and/or Desktop
Drive structure
Set up class folder and subfolder for first project
Backup class folder to Google Drive
Learn how to use Snagit (needed for upcoming activity)
Watch videos on camera movement and shot sizes

If time permits:
Vocabulary
*Rule of thirds
*Shot types
*Camera movement


Google Classroom Codes:

Grade 8: 4ho467u
Grade 7: zavdc2g
Grade 6: mw2ai2c


Rule of Thirds

The rule of thirds is a simple concept used for composing pictures and video shots.

The rule of thirds imagines a tic-tac-toe style graph on which you compose your shot, like the image below.

Rule of Thirds

For maximum visual impact, you should align your subject or important elements of your shot to the lines or where the lines intersect. The easiest way to understand the rule of thirds is to look at multiple examples.

Here are a couple screenshots using the search phrase 'rule of thirds' then click on the image results. Click on the images for larger version.

Rule of thirds

Rule of thirds

Try your own search!