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Walking Animation

Now that they have mastered the beginning techniques we learned to animate a walking person or in some cases a carrot. We need to use the same techniques arc, timing, spacing, squash and stretch and volume into new poses; Contact … Continue reading

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Learning to Animate

Students are learning to animate. We started with a bouncing ball and will progress from there. We learned about arc, timing, spacing, squash and stretch and volume. Students created a storyboard and learned that more space between the objects the faster … Continue reading

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Create and Play Online Crossword Puzzles

More paperless ideas. You or your students can create online crossword puzzles. Using Crossword Labs you can create a puzzle and then share the link. Crossword Labs was built by Matt Johnson, a computer science undergrad at Washington State University, Vancouver. I … Continue reading

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Create and Play Online Word Search

I love to save paper and being able to create a word search for students to complete online is perfect. You or your students can create their own puzzle and then share the link with others. The Word Search Maker … Continue reading

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Connections, connections, connections

Through a friend of a friend of a friend…. I love my international life that allows me to meet amazing people who have impacted my life in so many different ways and for so long! Having worked in 4 international … Continue reading

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4A Illustrated Poems

Our Youblisher e-Book is complete!

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Our First Mystery Skype

What a morning! I was so nervous for our first Mystery Skype and now realize I had no reason to be. Both classes asked thoughtful and at times politically tricky questions. Both classes were also able to narrow down to the … Continue reading

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