Write About a Director

Information about the director’s life: born, died, education, other jobs, awards? What were influences on this director’s work? Who did he/she learn from? How did he/she become a director? What was this director famous for? What types of movies? What style or genre? What makes this director’s work identifiable? What did critics say about this director’s work? How did this

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Functional Design

Design has functions. There are designers working on lamps and coffee cups and chairs and computer keyboards. They keep in mind how these items will be used — their function. You are going to create your own country and design money and a flag. MONEY: What’s the key consideration in designing paper money in the modern world? Worries about counterfeiting!

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Magazine Rubric

Each team will hand in MS Word files for all the pages of their teen magazine Nov. 5–6. The Project Manager will hand in completed Magazine Progress Report Nov. 5–6. Each team member is responsible for writing two articles (200 words each), one special feature, and one half-page ad. Each team has created a template page so that each page

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