ERIC Number: ED394896
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-May
Reference Count: N/A
Computer Graphics: KidPix, the MacIntosh, and Students with Cognitive Disorders.
This teacher's guide provides an overview of KidPix software and contains adaptive applications of the software for Cognitively Disabled-Borderline (CDB) students. Ten lesson plans are given, including: (1) "USing Rubber Stamps/Rubber Stamp Editor"; (2) "Portrait"; (3) "Create a Pattern"; (4) "Garden Mural"; (5) "Changing a Common Image"; (6) "Changing a Hidden Image" (to bring something of yourself into the artwork); (7) "Landscape"; (8) "Student Designed Tessellations"; (9) "Illustrations"; and (10) "Shapes in Architecture." The guide also provides: "KidPix Overview"; "Suggestions for Working with the CDB Population"; "CBD Student Characteristics"; and "Appendix of Computer-Generated Student Illustrations." (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Childrens Art, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Graphics, Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Computers, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Special Education, Special Needs Students, Visual Arts
Young Artist Workshops, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, West De Pere, WI 54115-2099 ($15).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Saint Norbert Coll., West DePere, WI.
Identifiers: Cognitively Disabled Borderline; Computer Art; KidPix