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Making: Design a Protest Poster

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Design +2 Age Levels Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old), Post-Secondary, Adults

Inspired by a workshop activity hosted by 2018 National Design Award winner for Communication Design Civilization, download the included worksheet and follow along to create your own visually-impactful protest poster. 

Making: Design a Protest Poster

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Design a Protest Poster

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Design a Protest Poster

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Capital

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No War

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Stop Militarism in Our Schools!

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United for Survival

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Poster

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Poster

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Poster

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Poster

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It'll Be A Great Day When...

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No Trade Embargo / Let Nicaragua Live

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Save the Rainforest

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End Apartheid

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Censorship is Un American

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Placard stating "I AM A MAN" carried by Arthur J. Schmidt in 1968 Memphis March

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I Am a Man

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1960Now Portfolio (A): Untitled

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Poster from Women's March on Washington reading "Juntos se puede"

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Educator Connection

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Design a Protest Poster Worksheet

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Example 1

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Example 2

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