–Warm Up: Using the formula for energy on p. 68 & the formula for Richter scale magnitude equivalent on p. 69, calculate the energy and the Richter scale magnitude equivalent for the following objects:
–Individual: Create a brochure on Asteroids and Comets. *Preview Rubric & create checklist
-Due at the end of class
Assignment: Create a brochure on Asteroids & Comet.
Brochures & flyers are common ways of conveying information in a persuasive visual manner. Each is a short, powerful persuasive piece of advertising.
Space is limited in a brochure & you need to use as few words as possible to get your idea across. Attention-getting visuals, headlines, & graphics are all key features in the brochure design. Consider the following guidelines:
1. What is the concept?
2. What can it provide that is different from other related concepts?
3. Who is the audience?
4. What do I want to make clear to the reader?
5. Are the who, what, when, where, & how questions all answered in the brochure?
6. Is the brochure clear & attractive?