Week 1: 9 Multimedia Creating a basic animation

Lesson Intention

I will create a basic flip animation.

I will create a short animation in pivot.

I will add music or a sound effect in Flash.

What is animation


Animation is the illusion of movement created by quickly showing a series of images, each slightly different from the last

Task 1.

Flip animation


In pairs create your own flip animation.

Ideas to try.

Pivot Animation

Great and Funny Pivot animations


Story board

What’s a story board?

(class brainstorm)

Create a basic story for a basic pivot animation.

Storyboard Template: Storyboard  (PDF)


Storyboards are tiny drawings that show each scene of your film creating a blueprint for your movie.

Task 2

Create a basic pivot animation. Save your animation in your drive and in the student share drive.

Lots of pivot tutorials: http://forums.stickpage.com/forumdisplay.php?19-Pivot-Tutorials



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