Item Number: SNR-ANIMATE
Technology Integration: Media Arts, Visual Arts
Technology Skill: Animation, Graphics
Program: Animate or Flash
Includes: Animation Lesson Plans, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, Parent Letter, Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, Marking Sheet, Sample Animations and Movie Ideas, Sound Folder for Space Adventure
Session 1: Out of this World
Practice drawing objects. Use skills to create a simple scene for a space adventure.
Session 2: On an Alien Planet
Use frame by frame animation to create a hovercraft flying over alien terrain.
Session 3: Blast Off into Outer Space
Animate a flying spaceship and spinning star or comet using motion tweens.
Session 4: The Strange Planet
Morph objects with shape tweens to create an unusual moon and talking alien.
Session 5: Coming Home
Draw a motion path to land a spaceship.
Session 6: Add Sound, Export the Movie
Add sound to make the hovercraft hum, spaceship zoom, and alien talk.
Session 7: Make your own Movie
Create an animated scene, short story, or greeting card using animation skills.
Optional Animation Lesson Plans
Flip and Align Objects: Arrange objects on the stage or to each other.
Tail Wagging: Use frame by frame animation to make a dog's tail wag.
Create a Movie Clip: Animate a spinning star and save it as a movie clip.
Who are You? Use a shape tween to morph letters.