School District of Palm Beach County 2010 Technology Conference: Building a Connected Learning Community
Breakout Session Description: Create your own world in clay and bring it to life through stop motionanimation – the art of bringing characters and objects to life by photographing one frame at a time. Join us in this double-session as we work in teams to produce original works of Claymation.
Examples of student animation:
Participants should plan to attend the entire double session. Each team will brainstorm ideas, work with clay to create figures and objhects, use iStopMotion Express on Apple computers to film, create a soundtrack in GarageBand, and post the finished results to the District’s Vodcast server.
NETS-S: Creativity and Innovation
NETS-T: Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity
Intended Audience: Classroom Teachers
Grade Level: Elementary – Primary, Elementary – Intermediate, Middle, High
Topic Areas: Ar/Music, Career and Technical Education, Language Arts/Reading, Multimedia/Media Production, Internet and Web, Vocational
Audience Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Claymations by workshop participants:
Birth of a Butterfly Chef Clay Airport 4 Color Wheel Turtles Snowman The Itsy Bitsy Spider Learning is Messy
Birth of a Butterfly
Color Wheel Turtles
The Itsy Bitsy Spider
Learning is Messy