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1. Introduction to Design a Poster About You

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Designing a poster all about you and displaying it in your classroom or as part of a slideshow is a great way to introduce yourself to your classmates.

In the same way, when you look at all of the posters your classmates create, you will get to know them better, too. In this lesson, you will design a poster that will share who you are in a visual way. This means that all your classmates have to do is look at your poster to discover special and important things about you, such as: Your name And your favorite color As you create your poster, you will learn many new digital skills. Digital skills help you find information, share things with others, or create something entirely new when you are online. The digital skills you learn in this video will help you: Create a new Google Drawing, Use the text tool to write your name, Change the way it looks, Add images, Change their sizes, Move things around, And share your poster with your teacher.

This lesson uses the computer program Google Drawings, which lets you design your poster the way you want it to look. But you could create your poster with markers and a piece of paper or other drawing programs. To start, sign in to your Google account.

Open a new tab in your browser. A tab is like a page ...

And a browser is the computer program you are using right now to watch this video.

Browsers allow you to access websites.

Next, go to Google.com. If you are not signed in, do so now. Click sign in ...

Type your email address, and click next.

Then, type your password, and click next.

Or, if you do not have a Google account, pause the video and make one.

Then, move on to the next video to start designing your poster.

Now, it’s your turn: Open a new tab in your browser, Go to Google.com, Click sign in, Type your email address, And type your password.

Instructions

  1. Open a new tab in your browser.
  2. Go to www.google.com.
  3. Click Sign in.
  4. Type your email address.
  5. Type your password.