Engaging Students in Stop Motion Animation


Stop Motion Animation Tutorial

Some examples of animations and how they were created


Examples of slow motion animation: http://www.slowmation.com.au/

Smallest Stop Motion Animation:



















Animation Resources for the classroom

SAM ANIMATION


SAM animation: http://www.samanimation.com/

Support documentation for SAM animation I create to educate: http://www.icreatetoeducate.com/samanimation

How to guides for SAM animation: http://www.icreatetoeducate.com/features

Tips for Animating in the classroom: http://www.icreatetoeducate.com/classroomguide

4 Easy Steps to Awesome Claymation: http://rivteachandlearnconf.wikispaces.com/4+Easy+steps+to+awesome+claymations

3D Animation Software

Muvizu: http://www.muvizu.com/

Tutorial for Muvizu on Youtube: http://youtu.be/pv-OvsqdFu4

Muvizu on a MAC computer: running PC programs on a mac:

http://www.mactalk.com.au/content/how-run-windows-your-mac-749/

Mugeda HTML5 animation: https://www.mugeda.com/

Cool Edumations: http://www.cooledumations.com/

Links to some other animation ideas and resources for teachers and students

Wallace and Grommit:http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/dreamworks/wallace_and_gromit/featurette/

Teach animation: http://www.teachanimation.org/projects.html

Cut paper animation: http://www.teachanimation.org/cutpaper3.html

Draw animation: http://www.teachanimation.org/jack.html

3D animation: http://www.teachanimation.org/attack.html

Using lego for animation: http://www.brickfilms.com/index.php

Using Animations to apply Knowledge: http://digitaltoolsforteachers.blogspot.com/2011/05/using-animations-to-apply-knowledge.html

A great place for all things animated: http://www.scoop.it/t/animations/p/397972403/automatoon-easy-animation-for-the-web

Zu3d stop motion animation: http://www.zu3d.com/

Stop motion movie creation resources: http://stopmotionmovies.yolasite.com/
Made by kids: http://www.acmi.net.au/video_kids.htm
Playing with Stop Motion: http://drydenart.weebly.com/1/post/2014/03/playing-with-stop-motion.html

Storyboarding ideas and templates

Drawing together: http://www.accessart.org.uk/drawingtogether/index.htm

Music and Sound effects

Simply the Best: http://simplythebest.net/sounds/

Freeplay Music: http://freeplaymusic.com/

Software

MAC software: http://boinx.com/download/#istopmotion

Short film competition: http://www.cli.nsw.edu.au/shortfilm/index.shtm

Teacher created animations-SAM workshop