• Merrillville High School

    Course Scope & Sequence


    Department

    Business, Marketing & IT

    Web Design

    Instructor

    Andrew Niksich

    Email Address

    aniksich@mvsc.k12.in.us

    Course Expectations, Goals & Routines

     

    Student Conduct In Class Policy

    1)     Always do your best and strive to learn
    2)     Be courteous and respectful to everyone
    3)     Participate in all classroom activities with a positive attitude
    4)     Raise your hand and wait for acknowledgement to speak
    5)     Actively listen when the teacher is speaking
    6)     Stay on task without disturbing or distracting others
    7)     Be responsible for your own work
    8)     Use computer for completing classroom work only
    9)     Complete all assignments on time
    10)  Enter and exit the room quietly
    11)  Be in your seat and ready to begin class when bell sounds
    12)  Respect the school equipment
    13)  No food, drinks, or candy in the computer lab
    14)  Follow all technology acceptable use policies in handbook
    15)  Discuss personal issues privately and at an appropriate time
    16)  ID must be worn around your neck at all times
    17)  Detentions may be assigned for the following behaviors:

    a.             Not doing assigned work

    b.             Sleeping or giving the impression of sleeping

    c.              Altering of the computer’s desktop screen, wallpaper, shortcuts, etc.  These computers are not to be considered your Personal Computers.

    d.             Inappropriate language.

    e.             Disrespect towards teacher/peers

    f.                Gum/food/drink/candy

    g.             The 3 Strike Rule will apply to inappropriate use of the computers and/or internet usage.  In this class you are not permitted to go online other than to the MHS website or to typing games.
             1st Offense = 1 Detention
             2nd Offense = 1 Friday
             3rd Offense = Removal from class with a W/F
     

    Course Description

    Web Design is a course that provides instruction in the principles of web design using HTML/XHTML and current/emerging software programs. Areas of instruction include audience analysis, hierarchy layout and design techniques, software integration, and publishing.

    Instructional strategies should include peer teaching, collaborative instruction, project-based learning activites and school community projects.

     

    • DOE Code: 4574
    • Recommended Grade Level: Grade 10-12
    • Recommended Prerequisites: Computer Applications
    • Credits: A one- or two-credit course over 1 or 2 semesters
    • Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas
    Week
    Standards
    Used in
    Course
    Instructional Content
    Activities, Readings,
    Labs,
    Interactive Notes,
    Assignments, etc.
    AssessmentsOther
    1Who's Your Neighbor? Worksheet
    2

    WB-1.1
    WB-1.2
    WD-3.3

    Chapter 1-Introduction to the Internet & HTML

    Sign up for Edmodo.com
    Flashcards
    Practice Test

    Website Development
    Life Cycle Project
    Crossword Puzzle
    Chapter 1 Test

    3
    WD-3.6
    WD-3.7
    WD-3.11
    Chapter 2-Creating & Editing a Web Page

    Chapters 1-3
    www.codecademy.com
    Rock Climbing Webpage
    Japanese Dolls Webpage
    Food Bank Webpage

    Crossword Puzzle
    Chapter 2 Test
    4WD-2.6
    WD-3.4
    WD-3.7
    Chapter 3-Creating Links & Cascading Style Sheets(CSS)Underwater Tours Website
    Dorm Room Doctors
    5WD-2.6
    WD-3.7
    Chapter 3 (Continued)Isabel's Desserts Webpage
    Egypt Vacation Webpage
    Recycling Webpage
    Tierra Peak Hiking
    Crossword Puzzle
    Chapter 3 Test
    6WD-2.1
    WD-2.6
    WD-3.1
    Chapter 4-Creating External Style Sheets & TablesOceanside WebsiteChapter 4 Test
    7Chapter 4 (Continued)Chapter 4 Crossword Puzzle
    8Chapter 6Chapter 6 Test
    9Chapter 7Chapter 7 Test
    10Chapter 8Chapter 8 Test
    11Chapter 9Chapter 9 Test
    12