I have updated our resources page. Hopefully you will find it to be much more useful than it has been previously. Let's get these plant descriptions done by Wednesday! Also, you can access the google docs by clicking on the links under the due dates.
Friday, April 19: All writing done
Tuesday, April 20: Final drafts ready to go into the book
Wednesday, April 24: All illustrations done and ready to be added to the book
Wednesday, May 1: Layout and design complete
Icon and map resources for our plant guide:
Initial Plant Guide Analysis
First we asked ourselves if the Anchorage community needs another plant or field guide? To answer this question we analyzed the audience, purpose and context of existing plant and field guides. After we got a sense of what already existed, we began brainstorming and researching possible audience, purpose, and context for a kid-friendly plant guide. Read more...
How would you define what a field guide is?
Define the purpose of this field guide.
Google Docs link
Trees Google Doc
Flowers Google Doc
Berries Google Doc
Other Google Doc
Ethnobotany Google Doc
Thorin's Photo List
Plant guide Templates
Define the audience of this field guide. Who would use it and what makes you think so?
Define the context of this field guide. Where, when, and how would it be used.
If you are unable to access the syllabus below, here you go: Digital Comp Syllabus