Fabrice Deraedt
art director

Discovery of InDesign - Session Plan - Final

Lesson Plan Published 10/23/14 Last updated on 5/16/18

Thisis a lesson plan for a 4 hours class on the basics of InDesign.

This is based on my last assignment for the Train the Trainer Course of 2014.

So, in here, you'll find:

- Navigate InDesign 101 tips list (pdf)
- How to lay out a page check-list (pdf)
- Examples of work (pdf)
- list of videos shown in Direct Instruction

In the meantime, i'll be very glad for any and all of your comments, as they've been very very helpful in making our plans greater up to now ;)

Have a great reading time,


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Age Levels
1+ Day
Content Standards
Print & Digital Media Publication with Adobe InDesign
Communication and Collaboration, Research and Information Fluency, Creativity and Innovation

- Computer with Adobe softwares,

- An Internet access for the videos,

- A resume,

- A few pictures,

- Paper and pencil to layout.
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Shafiq Rehman

Posted on 8/31/19 9:28:33 PM Permalink

​Great Work

Spenzii Stan

Posted on 4/13/16 8:49:12 AM Permalink

I am very thankful for this resources. I was stressed out trying to put a plan together for a workshop on Indesign.

This two documents saved my day

Fabrice Deraedt

Posted on 5/2/16 8:46:54 AM Permalink

Hello Spenzii,

I am very very glad these documents helped you.
I hope you won't be the only one needing them, and finding them useful. :)
Have a great day!