Days 1 - 4 Intro to Filming - The Chase Scene - Filming Efficiently - (Group) Proper Film command sequence - Press Record Say "Action" Say "Cut" Press Pause - Filming out of sequence - How to capture clean audio - Overlapping - Using a tripod correctly Forming groups - Teamwork and focus.
Intro to 2d Computer Animation - 3 Principles of Animation (Individual) Days 5 - 7 Squash and Stretch (ball bounce) Days 8- 10 Staging - (Nature scene) Days 11 - 14 Timing - Bomb Countdown
Days 15- 21 Intro To Editing - The Chase Scene - Editing In Final Cut Pro - (Individual) How to edit from start to finish - Pacing - Continuity - The Grammer of Film - Transitions for meaning and for special effects - Vanishing example - practice project. The power of soundtract to excite or bore an audience.
Days 22- 30 Final Creative Animation Of Their Choice - 30 seconds of quality animation .
Media Literacy Concepts - Whole Class Discussion - Media Use / Tech addictions/Balance