I've really worked hard to provide a diverse and challenging set of lessons for my youngest students. There were some complaints that this was not the case last year (I was not their teacher either). . .So, it is doubly important to develop their creative abilities this year. Typically, I know a lot of us… Continue reading Ceramic Baby Birds
Hey Everyone, the wiki I created for my claymation unit entitled "The Origins of Animation" is now live!You can visit is here: http://originsofanimation.wikispaces.com/This unit is designed to take learners from the beginnings of animation to the pinnacle of today’s animation processes. Students will begin by learning about, and (according to age group) create, Victorian motion… Continue reading Claymation Wiki Is Now Live!!
The claymation videos are in the final editing stages. Some (like the one embedded at the end of this post) have already been uploaded to youtube. This is my second year doing this project and I have to say, it only gets more and more fun. The 8th graders were on fire to be in… Continue reading Claymation Baby!