We have 5 weeks left in the semester. (Seniors you have 4 weeks)
Students learned how to create a story board to design an animation movie.
Click here for information on making a storyboard
Click here for a video on Storyboarding
Assignment: Complete the Basketball video, button, and shape tween assignments and show them to Mr. Polete for credit. Review the Story Board information and begin to create a story board for your 30 second flash movie final project. Your plan to complete the project is due at the end of the period today. A copy of your storyboard needs to be turned in by the end of the period on Tuesday May 6, 2016. Start your process journal by describing the work you did on the project today.
Final Project Requirements
Area of Interaction: Human Ingenuity
Using this Guiding Question: How can I use animation technology to tell a story?
Students worked on their semester final project. They will design and create an original flash animated movie that runs for at least 30 seconds. They will present their flash movies on May 27, 2016 on the day scheduled for your class’ final. (Seniors will present on May 23, 2016)
Students are to document the design of their project in a design folder that contains the following information.
Investigate – What did you do to investigate and learn how to create a flash animation? Describe how you have explored and learned to create your project. Due on May 3, 2016
Plan – Develop a time line representing April 24 to June 2 (Seniors your project is due on May 21, 2015). Describe what you will do each class period between now and the conclusion of the project to meet the deadline. Due on May 3, 2016
Design – Include all of your design notes, scene descriptions, sketches, storyboards and organize them so that they show the progression of your design from beginning to end. Due on May 9, 2016.
Create – Using Adobe Flash CS6, create a 30 second flash animation movie based on your plan and design. Create a process journal that is updated each day you work on the project to document your progress and plan changes
Evaluate – Reflect on the process you used to create your flash animation and describe what worked well and what could have been done differently. Use your project journal to identify when you changed your plan and why. Reflect on how you could have better anticipated the necessary changes earlier in the process. Evaluate your project using this Design Folder Rubric
This assignment is worth 60 points (32 points for the design folder and process journal, 28 points for the flash animation).
The following in-progress items are due on the identified dates:
- Plan May 3, 2016
- Design including a storyboard May 9, 2016
- Design Folder and Final Video will be presented on the Final Exam day May 27, 2016(Seniors your project is due on May 23, 2016 you do not need to turn in a design folder.)