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Design a Poster of Secure-Password Techniques

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In this extension, you will design and print out a poster to teach others how to create secure passwords and keep them safe.

Your poster can be displayed in your classroom, in the library, by your desk at home, or any place where people are likely to see it when they need to create a new password.

To create your poster, you will: Add text boxes and word art, Add a background color Insert an image And print your poster.

This extension uses Google Drawings, but you could apply these skills and concepts in any digital art application or even on a piece of paper.

To begin, open Google Drive.

Then, create a new drawing and rename it.

Next, customize the page setup.

Change the layout to eight point five by eleven inches.

When you print your poster, it will fit on a standard sized piece of paper.

Insert word art, and add a title.

Then change the font and fill color.

And move the title where you want it to be on your poster.

Now, reflect on what you learned in this lesson to come up with the first tip.

Add a text box, and type your tip.

Continue adding secure-password tips until you have at least five.

Then, change the font and font size.

Change the background color of your poster.

If necessary, adjust your font colors to make your tips stand out.

Then, search for an image that illustrates your secure-password tips, and add it to your poster.

Reposition and resize the image.

When you are finished designing your poster, print it out so you can hang it up to show others how to create secure passwords and keep them safe.

Now, it’s your turn: Create a new drawing, Add a title with word art, Add a text box with at least five tips, Search for and insert an image, And reposition and format your elements.

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Create a Password Using A Movie Title or Famous Movie Line
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Create a Password Using a Saying or Phrase
Create a password using the techniques you learned based on a popular saying or phrase. Then, put it in the hacker spreadsheet.
Design a Poster of Secure-Password Techniques
Create a poster in Google Drawings of the top five things to keep in mind in order to create strong passwords.
Make Your Google Password Secure
Update your Google account password with a new, secure one based on the techniques learned.
Add a Calendar Reminder to Change Your Passwords
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