I like to have the kids start with a ball going through a hoopÂ ( easy )
I then have the kids do another one showing movement, subject of their choice
I then have them do one more showing movement, cause and effect, and color
You can teach all types of elements of art with this - Have fun.
A Complete Guide to Animated Filmmaking--From Flip-Books to Sound Cartoons - Illustrated with frame-grabs, production stills, and diagrams, this volume provides beginning animators with all the information they need to jump in and start their own animation projects. More advanced animators will find The Animation Book to be an invaluable resource with detailed descriptions of filmmaking gear, computer hardware and software, art supplies, plus Internet and other resources.
Flipbook Animation - Includes instructions for creating drawings that give the illusion of various kinds of movement and special effects. Also describes several early motion picture devices.
With the recent school shootings, you might want to review the video below before any students see it.