ACA Test Prep Site
PREMIER PRO
Week 13: April 22-26   
Finish the Magazine cover this week. You should have completed Units 2, 3, & 4 by now. Show me your screen with the quiz scores and the work that your completed while watching the ACA videos. Go back and read Week 5 information. Where is your BHHS promotional video?
Week 12: April 15-19   
READ the assignment on the Software Classes page. Revisit the Photoshop Unit 3 videos and begin work on your magazine cover
Week 11: April 8-12    4th Quarter Starts
READ the assignment on the Software Classes page. Revisit the Photoshop Unit 3 videos and begin work on your magazine cover
Week 10: April 1-5
I have not seen any BHHS promo videos - look at the entry below for February 25-March 1st! Get to work! You should be finishing Project 2 - The Interface Review. KNOW this stuff. TURN IN YOUR WORKSHEET
Project 3 - Mountain Bike Interview. Watch the videos, do the project. SHOW your video to the teacher for credit.
Week 9: March 25-29
S-P-R-I-N-G   B-R-E-A-K
Week 8: March 18-22
ALL CLASSES: Wednesday and Thursday demos: how to do photo touch-up. BEFORE the demonstration, Right-click on the photo of the woman and open up the file in Photoshop. Change the name of the file to: YourFullName.jpg.
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Week 7: March 11-15
You should be working on Project 2 - The Interface Review. KNOW this stuff
Week 6: March 4-8
Finalize your video and turn-in for grading
Week 5: February 25- March 1
Shoot scenes and start editing your BHHS promo video. Rough cut Due next week.
You should also watch the Project 2 lessons: The Intercade Review
Week 4: February 19-22
Storyboard your BHHS promo video. Storyboard Due next week.
Week 3: February 11-15
You should be finished with Unit 1 by the end of this week.
TAKE QUIZ 1 and show your screen to Durkin for your score.
Start thinking of ideas for a BHHS promo video.
Week 2: February 4-7
Get the Premiere Pro Pacing & Project Files from Ms. Durkin

Did you take Quiz 1 BEFORE watching any videos? If not, take it now. Then continue watching the videos in Project 1: "Community Promo". By taking the quiz first you introduced yourself to the course jargon, and got hints of what to focus on during the video sessions and while working on the project. Now take Quiz 1 again.
FOR A GRADE: Show me your screen with your quiz score.

FOR A GRADE: Do the Practice Project, convert and turn it in. Due Feb. 22nd.

Take the time to study the Premier Pro panels: Buttons Quizlet, Titling Quizlet, Exporting Quizlet, and Editing Process Quizlet.
Week 1: January 28 - February 1
Proceed through the videos in Project 1 - Community Promo and take Quiz 1 again.
Show me your screen with your quiz score.

Do the Practice Project. Due Feb. 15th.

Take the time to study the panels: Buttons Quizlet, Titling Quizlet, Exporting Quizlet, and Editing Process Quizlet.
This semester you will be learning how to efficiently and effectively use the Adobe software, Premiere Pro.

You are responsible for your learning. You will be watching training videos made by the best in the business: ACA Test Prep by Brainbuffet Elite (or click on the red, circle, logo at the top of the page). From the videos you will create Premiere Pro projects that will further cement your learning of this complex software.

There will also be other projects on this website that you should do - indicated by the "FOR A GRADE" symbol. There will be a final exam (taken from the ACA Practice Quiz questions) and a culminating project at the end of the semester.
ALL STUDENTS
You are going to save EVERYTHING that you create this semester in a portfolio. Sign up for an free account on Adobe Portfolio

Tutorial on how to build a site on Adobe Portfolio.
NEW STUDENTS
Watch the introduction and complete the Quiz 1 test before you
do the 1st Unit of lessons.

Proceed through the videos in Project 1 - Community Promo and take Quiz 1 again.
Show me your screen with your quiz score.

Do the Practice Project. Due Feb. 15th.

Take the time to study the panels: Buttons Quizlet, Titling Quizlet, Exporting Quizlet, and Editing Process Quizlet.
ALWAYS take the practice test BEFORE AND AFTER watching the videos- This strategy is PROVEN to help you remember the information!

When taking the test AFTER the exam, see
how you do without using any Hints!
Lots and Lots of Links to great Video-making Resources Here
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Filmmaking Rules of Composition
Shot Composition Tutorial
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