Animation, names, parenting

This unit requires that you have a computer that has Blender version 2.8 or higher installed on it. This is free and open source and is available to download from Blender.org. Ask your parent or carer for permission and support to install this software. Additional assets are required for this lesson, they can be downloaded from the last slide of the worksheet. In this lesson you will learn how to create animations in Blender. You will do this by creating a wintery snow scene.

Video

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Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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Quiz:

Animation, Names, Parenting

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Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Which of these is a correct definition for stop frame animation?

1/3

Q2.What does the 'parenting' tool do in Blender?

2/3

Q3.What type of animation was used to create the "Shaun the Sheep" movie

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Animation, Names, Parenting

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Which of these is a correct definition for stop frame animation?

1/3

Q2.What does the 'parenting' tool do in Blender?

2/3

Q3.What type of animation was used to create the "Shaun the Sheep" movie

3/3

Lesson summary: Animation, names, parenting

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