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ALL PAPER Elements of Design Unit


This lesson is designed to teach students the elements of design without any digital design programs. The work that students produce for this unit are all done on paper or in a sketchbook. Half of the assignments are creating examples of the element, the other half will help students recognize the elements of design in existing designs.

Lesson Resources

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  • Lesson Plan (PDF)
  • Presentation (PDF)
  • Magazine Assignment (PDF)
  • Practice Assignment (PDF)
  • Magazine Examples (JPEGs)
  • Practice Examples (JPEGs)
  • Practice Grade Sheet (PDF)
  • Magazine Grade Sheet (PDF)
  • Review (PDF)
  • Test Images (PDF)
  • Test Key (PDF)
  • Test (PDF)