Excited to be training Gifted and Talented teachers at Resource Training and Solutions today. Stop Motion Animation fits in so well with a GT program. I have found that GT students need engagement and motivation as much as any, and stop motion is a perfect way to do that.
1st, let's talk about set up. What can be used? How does it work in a class? What do you need? How much does it cost? Check out this link for a preview( Homemade iPad Stands)
Next, let me give you the ideal situation. This is an independent age group, with plenty of time to work and all the materials needed.
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Working with a younger group? Here are a couple solutions for that. We will talk about how to get many little hands involved in a collaborative stop motion animation.
Do you have special needs students... They can become involved too...
Here is the wrap-up lesson... If you leave this hands-on presentation and need a refresh on how to teach it, visit this link.