Turn off your iPad. It is not to be used (in any way) in this classroom, either for academic or recreational use (unless approved by the instructor). Ignoring this will result in detention and further disciplinary action (Gross Misconduct/Refusal to comply).   Did you remember to put your assignments in a folder? Did you label the folder after the assignment title? Did you save your file in the appropriate manner? If not: NO GRADE! Check your PowerSchool frequently. It's your RESPONSIBILITY!

 

Magazine Cover Rubric

In order to complete this assignment, the student must provide the following

Do not simply grab a photo and use that as your cover image. The trick is to grab a variety of images and then combine them to create something new and different.

 
No
Yes
Three thumbnail sketches must be provided
0
2
One "comp" of the accepted logo must be illustrated
0
2
Layers (Photoshop/Illustrator) must be properly labeled and organized
0
2
An original "Masthead" (logo) must be created in Illustator prior to importing it into Photoshop
0
2
Flawless "Knock outs" (areas around objects that will be deleted - the Pen Tool/Select) are required for overlapping shapes.
0
2
Use proper and consistent color themes for the cover design.
0
2
Combine photorealistic images with illustrations, shapes, and other elements.
0
2
The cover must include three "teasers," text that gives a sneak preview of the magazine's contents. Make sure all spelling is correct.
0
2
Cover must be school appropriate. Keep it clean and keep things cool.
0
2
Magazine cover should include a "Primary Element," to grab an observer's attention
0
2
Magazine cover should use a good format for gutters/margins (spaces between text and the cover's edge. Or, the spacing between text and the edge of boarders, text boxes, etc).
0
2
Subjective Analysis
0
4
Total Points
26