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Clay and Materials Animation Lessons

Clay and Materials Animation Lessons

A Lesson designed around exploring materials animation. Students will explore the work of Jan Svankmajer and then go onto use the knowledge learnt to explore creating they're own animations with deeper meaning. The resource contains three handouts and a presentation. Recommended centre equipment: Junk Store Objects Plastercine/Modelling Clay Cameras Tripods Editing Software (HitFilm is free)
omilford
Creative Digital Media Production: Level 2, Unit 11 Animation for Digital Media - SoW & Assignments

Creative Digital Media Production: Level 2, Unit 11 Animation for Digital Media - SoW & Assignments

Scheme of work and assignments for teaching BTEC Level 2 Creative Digital Media Production Unit 11: Animation for Digital Media. The scheme covers teaching for sessions from September to December but can be adjusted accordingly. The scheme begins with study and experimentation in animation techniques and then progresses onto a larger form project. The larger form project is also useful for some criteria in Unit 2: Planning and Pitching a Digital Media Product. Assignment briefs were approved by EV in 2015.
omilford
Silhouette Animation Prep

Silhouette Animation Prep

A worksheet and presentation to introduce students to the work of Lotte Reiniger and silhouette animation. Made for Level 2 students but easily adjustable to lower year learners or level 3 students. I use this teaching knowledge a UAL course but is suitable for other media qualifications or lessons as well as art lessons. The lesson is used as a precursor to a practical activity making silhouette animation.
omilford
Autumn Bundle

Autumn Bundle

Here are four varied resources related to 'autumn', suitable for students of different ages: 'Wild Apples Essay Writing' (includes full text by Thoreau and instructions for writing an essay, ages 12-15); Autumn Literature & Composition (six pieces of writing and six different writing assignments to go with them, ages 11-13); Autumn Reading Comprehension Collection (27 stories and poems about autumn, followed by 'topics of discussion', ages 8-13); Autumn Leaves Mosaics Templates and Instructions (all you need to make old kleenex boxes or household cardboard into a beautiful seasonal craft, ages 7 and up).
canadianwinter
Folded Monster Bookmarks

Folded Monster Bookmarks

Folded Monster Bookmarks: A printable template to create a range of fun origami monster bookmarks. Comes with instructions and a link to a demonstration video. Why not use this as a fun stimulus to writing instructions? For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk
helenrachelcrossley