Goals -This art course is an introduction to Animation. In this class, you will explore the building blocks of animation. After completing this course, you will be able to create artistic, well-executed animations that will allow you to communicate multimedia stories.
Expectations -Learn about animation and apply your knowledge -Take responsibility for keeping up with lessons and course work -Use time wisely -Complete assignments thoughtfully -Ask questions
Schedule Week 1. Introduction to Animation & Flip books Week 2. Flip books Week 3. Stop Motion animation Week 4. Work on stop motion Week 5. Finish and Present stop motions Week .6 Tweens: shape, motion. Guided path Week 7 Bouncing ball Week 8. Monkeys exercise Week 9. Walk Cycle Week 10. Type: rotating, scaling, fading Week 11. Intro song with type Week 12. Work on song type project Week 13. Work on song type project Week 14. Intro animation short Week 15. Animation short Week 16. Animation short Week 17. Work Time Week 18. Finish and present short
Projects: Flip books on paper Flip book in Flash Stop Motion animationBouncing ball Tweens: shape, motion Guided path Walk cycle Type in Flash Song Animation