‘Stop motion animation is animation that is captured one frame at time, with physical objects that are moved between frames. When you play back the sequence of images rapidly, it creates the illusion of movement’

Project Marking Scheme

Lesson 1

  • Login
  • Folder Organisation
  • Classroom/teacher expectations
  • What is Stop Motion Animation?
  • Watch Examples
  • Group allocation
  • Discuss in groups initial ideas

Lesson 2- Analysis

This lesson you are going to look at some existing stop motion animations and analyze them. Using the internet, find two animations that you like and complete the document below for each:

Analysis Task

Lesson 3- Planning

LO: TBAT to create a detailed storyboard plan for a stop motion animation


In today’s lesson you need to come up with an idea for a stop motion animation. You then need to create a detailed scene by scene plan. Have a look at the example template above and create your own. This can be created using either Word, Publisher or PowerPoint. You then need to show in images and explain in words what is going to happen in your animation. This NEEDS to completed before you can start creating your animation. Watch the examples below and find some more on YouTube to get inspiration, good luck!


Please complete the following tasks…

1.Please go to the following file path and highlight where you thin you are. Could you then please print this and hand to me.

H:\LearnersPool\I C T\KEY STAGE 3\YEAR 8\Project 1 – Stop Motion Animation\6 End of module teacher assessment sheet

2.Complete an evaluation by clicking on this link

3. Export your Animation as an MP4