Creating Visual Communication - Graphic Design 101

Originally created for our Vital Communities pilot (learn about Massabesic Middle School's Vital Communities project here), this curriculum uses Engineering is Elementary's engineering design process to create a poster, flyer, or other graphic communication.

Graphic Design 101 curriculum
Petri Tuohimaa: What makes great Graphic Design?

Check it out and let us know what you think of it!

-Team VS

MLR ELA standards 2D, 7B, 7D

Project Information
Grade Level: 
Middle school (grades 6-8)
High school (grades 9-12)
Resources I used: 
Engineering is Elementary from the Museum of Science, Boston Petri Tuohimaa - Gulf of Maine Research Institute's
How should others reference your work?: 
Caroline Casals, VS user Moss Boss, Creating Visual Communication - Graphic Design 101, Vital Signs Program. CC-BY-SA 3.0


What a neat connection to other content areas. I like the creativity behind this idea and think it would engage students, too!