Take a look at Frames from Tech4Learning. It works on both PC and MAC
Great for Clay Animation.
The Clay Animation Kit includes the following:
Frames is a stop-motion animation software that allows students to easily
add text, music and voice to the images of their clay characters in order to
create clay animation masterpieces. Use these movies on their own, in web
pages, or in multimedia projects.
³Teaching with Clay Animation² Book
Follow the clear instructions for creating successful clay animation
projects in your classrooms. Use this book to learn how to design clay
animation projects, including creating clay characters and animating them on
the computer. The book also includes cross-curricular project ideas to help
get you started.
Accessories and Tools
Get started quickly with modeling tools, wiggle eyes, chenille stems, a work
mat and more!
NHSTE doesn't handle this, but you can contact the company for your VT rep.
Have a great day,
NHSTE Manager; Licensing Program
PO Box 358
Georges Mills, NH 03751
On 3/4/10 10:32 AM, "Stephen Barner" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Our art teachers have used Movie Maker for this with good success. I
> could put her in touch with them.
> Steve Barner
> South Burlington High School
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> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Joanne Finnegan
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> Subject: Clay Animation - Software?
> I have a tech-savvy art teacher who wants to do clay animation videos
> with elementary students (he teaches K - 4 but I'm not sure who he
> intends to do this with).
> What PC software have people used to for this? We don't have Macs in our
> elementary schools so that isn't an option.
> Will Movie Maker do just as much as any of the "for purchase" software?
> I'd appreciate any suggestions about software as well any experiences
> teachers have had with the process.
> Joanne Finnegan
> Technology Integration Specialist
> Chittenden East Supervisory Union
> (voice) (802) 858-1728
> (fax) (802) 899-1059
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