Assessing Understanding Creatively Using Adobe InDesign
Create a magazine cover (with multiple pages) to demonstrate students understanding of the recent class lesson.
Guide students to creatively demonstrate their understanding of class material. It's a fun way to assess their knowledge on the subject.This assignment can be done individually or in small groups. Just a magazine cover could be created in a short time, or students could add multiple pages for a more in-depth activity.
InDesign is page layout software for print and digital publishing from Adobe. It can be used to create flyers, posters, brochures, books, newspapers, and magazines. Think of the possibilities!
Create a new InDesign document
Edit and Flow text
Scale an object
Add and re-size an image
Add a new page
Add or change colors
Know where to get help
Save a document as a .indd AND Export as a PDF