E-learning is Most Important Meal of the Day #106

E-Learning Cereal Box Makeovers #106: Challenge | Recap

Challenge of the Week

This week, your challenge is to design a cereal box with e-learning as the theme. Fortify your design with healthy superlatives, attention-grabbing bursts, and witty catchphrases.

You can create your cereal box in either portrait or landscape mode and can be based on a popular or fictional cereal brand. Your entry can be static or interactive. If you’re going with static, then the Oddest Course Title challenge will be a great place of inspiration.

Essential Ingredients of an E-Learning Breakfast

The design techniques used to create cereal boxes are just like those used to design e-learning slides.

Essential Ingredients of an E-Learning Breakfast

They both use design elements like backgrounds, title and body text, characters, and related objects. The biggest difference is the orientation.

Basic Elements of an E-Learning Course

If you’re inspired, try creating portrait and landscape versions of your entry.

Free Prize Inside

Remember the joy of seeing the plastic-wrapped toy fall into your cereal bowl? Those cheap toys made breakfast the best meal of the day!

What’s the e-learning equivalent of cereal swag? Try taking a page from Seth Godin’s Free Prize Inside for prize ideas to include in your e-learning makeover.

Free Prize Inside

Nutritional Learning Label

Help learners make healthier e-learning choices by informing them that their course is safe and nutritious.

Nutrition labels are a great design element for breaking down the course ingredients or stating the course objectives.

Nutritional Learning Label

Selling breakfast cereal is a competitive industry. You’ll need to turn your graphic gaudiness up a few notches to compete for your learners’ attention.

Resources

Previous challenges:

Design a Cover Slide for the Oddest E-Learning Course Title of the Year #73

Grabbing Attention and Motivating Learners in E-Learning #93

Cereal design and slogans:

33+ Creative Cereal Slogans & Boxes

List of 60 Catchy Cereal Slogans and Good Taglines

Last Week’s Challenge:

Before you fortify this week’s challenge with obvious marketing ploys, check out the creative ideas your fellow community members shared for showing dialogue in e-learning:

Showing Conversations and Dialogue in E-Learning #105

Challenge | Recap

Wishing you a GR-R-REAT! week, E-Learning Heroes!

New to the E-Learning Challenges?

The weekly challenges are ongoing opportunities to learn, share, and build your e-learning portfolios. You can jump into any or all of the previous challenges anytime you want. I’ll update the recap posts to include your demos.

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