Parents' Guide to

Animate It!

By Polly Conway, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Downloadable stop-motion movie creator has a one-time fee.

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age 10+

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age 10+

Animate-It is pure gold!

I teach stop-motion animation in public school. I've tried other animation softwares but Animate-It is by far the best for easy-of-use and dependability. My students range from grade one through high school. They run the program and action. It is a delight to hear even my first graders debate shooting on twos or threes. I highly recommend this program.

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For kids who are interested in making movies but don't know how or where to begin, Animate It! is perfect. It's detailed without being overwhelming, and kids will love the tutorial videos and finding their own inspiration. Like any large-scale art project, kids will get out of Animate It! what they put into it, but with a little time, they will be able to complete a full "film" that they'll be proud to share.

Website Details

  • Subjects: Language & Reading: following directions, storytelling, Arts: film, script writing, Science: motion
  • Skills: Tech Skills: digital creation, using and applying technology, Creativity: combining knowledge, imagination, making new creations, producing new content
  • Genre: Creating
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Last updated: November 5, 2015

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