The day - long animation workshop is very popular in schools and is suitable for KS 2, 3, and 4. The workshop will introduce participants to the world of animation, projects can be linked to curriculum areas and themes.
All the equipment is provided, six laptops and cameras, materials and scenery. All we require is a classroom with tables and power points.
A DVD of the work made will be sent on to the school after the event and the films can be added to Youtube for students to watch and share from home.
Programme for an animation day.
Introduction and simple analysis of the models used on popular TV shows.
Introduction to model making.
Model making session, students make one models from Plasticine, in groups of 5.
Introduction to the software and basic principles of animation.
Create simple stories/scenaios
Students will work in groups of 5 and each group will have a laptop and camera. Each group will make a film lasting about 45 seconds. (We provide 6 laptops)
Free copy of I Can Animate and free HD webcam to help get you started, when you book an INSET day for teachers or a workshop for students.