it's the week of April 2
Intro to Animation with Pivot
Monday and Tuesday
Intro to Animation using Pivot.
Using the samples and resources on this page, create a Stick Figure Animation that has a background, at least two characters interacting, and a logical storyline.
Find your background on: Falcon Students - Burleigh Class Resources - DIM/DAA - Photo Manipulation Artwork - Photoshop Backgrounds.
Thursday and Friday
Animation using Pivot
Turn in all assignments for daily grades. The Pivot Animation will be a TEST GRADE. Allow yourself enough time on Friday to post your artifacts on your e-Portfolio (Posting will be a daily grade). Create a reflection about what you learned by doing this assignment.
You may work on your e-Portfolio from home, or ask to come in to my room for tutorials. Don't allow yourself to fall behind...this class moves fast!!
Tips and Tricks to becoming a Professional
TIP: Don’t do without first learning. Learning is what we do best. The greatest thing about learning is the benefit that we receive in all aspects of our lives. Successful people strive to continue learning new things and expanding on things that they already know.
If we stop learning, then the only thing we can do is settle with what we already know; if we settle for that, then there is no way to expand our minds. Expansion is essential on the path to success. Since our minds require learning for expansion, we must never stop seeking new knowledge.
Imagine what would have happened if Bill Gates stopped learning and growing. The internet would be much more primitive than it is today. But because he followed his dreams and continued growing, he founded one of the biggest companies in the world and it is still flourishing and growing today.
Pivot Animator is a software program that can be found on your desktop.
AT HOME: You can Click the icon above to download the latest version.
Below is a fun Stick Figure Video. Can your's compare?!?
Here's a site with additional sticks:
Responsive & Interactive
Below, is the 'How To' video tutorial.