Imagine incorporating STEAM into your computer lab sessions. Students love to use Google Slides; use this DIY animation lesson to give your students new skills in Google while also including some of their own interests.
In this lesson students will learn how to create an animation by using a few simple tools in Google Slides. It comes with step-by-step instruction for the educator and the students.
This lesson is suitable to be used with students in 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade. Can be used with older students as well but it is aimed at high elementary and middle school aged students.
This lesson will cover at least three, 40-minute classes.
Detailed lesson plans
Google Slides presentation with step-by-step instructions
Google Slides presentation with an example animation
Links to other resources
PowerPoint show also included
Computer Science - Technology, Instructional Technology, Library Skills
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Lesson Plans (Individual), Internet Activities, Google Apps
Common Core Standards