Sunburst Visual Media
Most widely held works by Sunburst Visual Media
Color concepts ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Raleigh Kinney demonstrates choosing and blending colors and illustrates hue, temperature, intensity, value, and contrast.
Graphic design typography ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Explains the history of alphabets and typefaces and how they are used in graphic design. Discusses the use of various font styles, measurement methods, and spacing for readability.
Graphic design an introduction ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Graphic design professionals explain the four basic design principles: proximity, alignment, repetition, and contrast. They discuss how these principles relate to the print and web worlds and how to use them to create designs.
Perspective drawing ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Art instructor Jasen Evoy explains essential terminology, including horizon line, picture plane, and convergence, examines these concepts in existing works of art, and demonstrates basic methods of capturing one- and two-point perspective.
Constructing effective questions ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
This program examines questioning hierarchies, explores the backward design method of lesson planning, and models effective questioning techniques.
Introduction to design principles ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Art instructor Jasen Evoy discusses seven principles of design: balance, movement, emphasis, contrast, pattern, rhythm, and unity. Students learn to recognize the principles of design in existing artwork and illustrates ways to practice and incorporate each principle into the their own works.
Creative teaching methods ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Looks at innovative ways to make learning come alive for students. Explores ways to enrich units with games, music, role playing, thematic units, projects, debates and other activities.
Challenges of Spanish pronunciation ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Mastering the vowels that stubbornly refuse to act like vowels, rolling your r's, understanding that the "v" really only has a desire to be treated as a "b," and even learning how to conquer the silent "h," can be challenging for the most talented of language students. These are only a few of the troubles that most students associate with learning Spanish. This fun-filled interactive program will have Spanish students sounding like natives in no time. Included are a series of creative skits with a great deal of repetition to give students the best in developing foreign language. Specifically designed for both beginners and advanced students.
The beauty of haiku poetry ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Gives the history of haiku. Explains the interpretation of seasonal and cultural references in haiku and its structural characteristics. Haiku describes nature and seasons and appeals to the senses.
Photosynthesis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Review of the photosynthesis process.
Scientific method ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Features student actors demonstrating the scientific method through humorous sketches that emphasize what it is and how it works.
Introduction to design elements ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A professional designer and a student explain line, shape and form, color, value, texture, and space. Students learn to recognize the elements of design in existing artwork and manipulate those elements in their own work. (from container).
The cycles of recycling ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Explores the waste stream and the management of waste with landfills, waste combustion, recycling, and source reduction. A close examination of the sorting steps necessary for recycling helps students develop an understanding of the effects of consumerism and methods of reducing waste.
Lesson planning ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Describes successful lesson planning as a combination of scheduling, conceptual organization and practical implementation. Reviews strategies for creating perfect plans to facilitate outcome-based learning.
Constructive parent conferences ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Discusses parent conferences and how teachers can present the facts without making parents defensive. Learn strategies for turning parents into supporters rather than adversaries.
Federalism ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Examines the impact of the Federalist movement on the creation of the U.S. Constitution and explains the types of powers that federalism confers on national and state branches of government.
Get a job! interviews and resumes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Give students a leg up on their next interview with this first-hand look at the do's and don'ts of a successful job interview. This engaging program covers such topics as preparation, first impressions, selling yourself, interview etiquette, resumes and interview follow-up.
Drawing pencil ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Discusses different types of pencils, papers, and sharpening and blending tools used in pencil drawing.
Cooperative learning ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Looks at cooperative learning, an effective method that empowers students. Discusses how it can be used in the classroom and how to overcome students' resistance to group work.
Industrial revolution ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A presentation, in a pedagogical format, of the various aspects of the Industrial Revolution.
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