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Exploring Graphic Design With Canva

Music with Miss Suzanne
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In this short course, students will learn to use Canva, a user-friendly graphic design tool that allows kids to easily design anything they can dream of without the need for extensive software.

Class Experience

US Grade 6 - 9
Beginner Level
7 lessons//7 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
The Power of Templates!
Discover the ease of Canva's pre-designed templates, and learn to create your own!
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Understanding the Toolbar & Exporting
Learn to navigate Canva's tools and how to share your creations with friends and family.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Social Media Graphics
Dive into the world of social media design as your child crafts eye-catching graphics perfect for platforms like Instagram and Facebook.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Learn to make visually appealing presentations for school projects or reports.
 Week 5
Lesson 5
Videos & Reels
Explore the realm of video design and create dynamic visual content, including short videos and reels.
 Week 6
Lesson 6
Other Creative Ways To Use Canva
Discover exciting and unique applications of Canva, such as designing greeting cards, calendars, posters, and more.
 Week 7
Lesson 7
AI Magic + Canva
Unleash the power of artificial intelligence and leverage Canva's AI-driven features to enhance your designs.
  • Learners will navigate Canva's toolbar with ease.
  • Learners will create eye-catching social media graphics.
  • Learners will design visually appealing presentations.
  • Learners will explore various creative applications of Canva.
  • Learners will harness the power of artificial intelligence and the bulk-create tool in Canva.
  • Learners will utilize Canva's pre-designed templates effectively.
Miss Suzanne is an experienced web designer, blogger, and educational content creator. For years, she has been utilizing Canva to craft captivating social media graphics, engaging videos, and educational resources. Miss Suzanne has also conducted numerous teacher professional development sessions, guiding educators on using Canva to create compelling content for the classroom.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Frequency: 3-6 throughout the class
Feedback: as needed
Details: Each week, the learner will explore a concept in Canva. After a brief lesson, the class will go into "studio time" where learners will start a project in class based on the concept being taught. Learners are welcome to continue their project at the end of class if they wish but there is no formal homework or assessments. The main purpose of this class is to learn the capabilities of Canva and gain experience with its different features.
Frequency: included
Details: There are no formal grades in this class but feedback is available as needed and upon request.
Students will need to create an account on Canva.com before the first class session. They may choose to use the free Canva account or opt to upgrade to a pro account to unlock all premium graphics. Your child may also be eligible for an account upgrade through the Canva for Students program. Contact Miss Suzanne for more information about Canva for Students.

Students will also need a Google account and access to Google Sheets for week 7 of this course.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Learners will need to create either a free, student, or pro account with Canva in order to participate in this course. Each week a new concept will be demonstrated on the Canva platform and students will be given allocated "studio time" to create, collaborate, experiment and ask questions.

During week 7, students will also need access to Google Sheets in order to fully participate in the AI magic part of this course.
This course is exclusively based on my practical experience using Canva for web design, social media, video creation, and educational content development, forming the sole foundation of the curriculum. No external sources were utilized in its creation. Additionally, my experience teaching others how to use Canva ensures that the material is presented in the most effective way possible. I am continuously learning and staying up-to-date with the latest features and capabilities of the Canva platform, providing learners with current insights and skills in graphic design.
Joined July, 2023
Teacher expertise and credentials
Bachelor's Degree in Music or Theatre or Arts from Kean University
Hello Future Music Learners! 🎹

My name is Miss Suzanne and I'm so excited to teach you about the wonderous world of music! With my BA in Music Education and a passion for fostering creative minds, I've been happily teaching music to children of... 


Group Class


weekly or $70 for 7 classes
1x per week, 7 weeks
40 min

Completed by 3 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 11-14
1-7 learners per class

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