The purpose of this assignment is:
First, understand styles. Learn all the methods for applying styles to your WebPages. Study style precedence and inheritance. Did you know that each person browsing the Web has set default styles for their WebBrowser, that can override your programmed styles? In order of precedence, styles are applied (1) inline styles, (2) embedded styles, (3) external style sheets, (4) browser preferences.
Second, gain critical skills by working with attribute selectors and contextual selectors, textbook page HTML 168 (near Figure 3-22).
Third, make your HTML and CSS coding reusable by including comments/documentation. Become a styling expert by combining formatting into a single style, textbook page HTML 183 (near Figure 3-35). Styling lists, textbook page HTML 194 (near Figure 3-42). Use pseudo-classes and pseudo-elements to make your Styling "really pop !!!".
Did you read this week's news yet? There are links at the top of this page. There is a new Assignment WebPage every week, and a new News page every week.
There are several new BlackBoard discussions setup in the Discussion Board section of BlackBoard. Each discussion should be self-explanatory. The name of each discussion begins with "Week 5", indicating that it is to be used during Week 5 of class. See our SiteIndex WebPage for a complete list of Weeks and Dates for all Assignments.
The help discussion is "Week 5 - Help". You may add as many threads to these discussions as you like. Each time you substantially participate in one of these discussions you earn 3 points.
All the data files you need to complete Sunny Acres are part of the Student Data Files you downloaded early. Look inside the folder 'tutorial.03', inside the 'tutorial' folder. Reading Tutorial 3 while writing HTML/CSS will provide all the direction you need to complete Sunny Acres WebSite. Upload your WebSite to your CPST WebSite. eMail George the URL.