This assignment could be used in an art or graphic design course, or as a culminating or summative assessment for a research or novel study type project.
The lessons include basic magazine design and worksheets to prepare students to create an original cover design around a topic of their choice. They also generate advertisements related to the theme of the magazine, articles and a fun page.
Students learn how to save files as .pdf and to merge the .pdf's into one file.
The magazine is uploaded to a website that creates .pdf's into flippable online magazines.