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Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Experience Engage Enable

Telephone02 9816 1298

Emailfieldofmar-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Science animated

Science animated incursion

English, Science and Technology

Investigate the living world through stop motion animation.

This full day hands-on incursion for Stage 2 starts with students conducting an investigation by collecting invertebrates in their school grounds.

Based on their discoveries students will investigate the features and/or adaptations an invertebrate or another small animal of their choice. Students will work in groups of three to conduct research using a range of multimodal tools, develop a script and storyboard and create models to be used in developing a stop motion animation.

Using an iPad students will create a stop motion animation focusing on the features, habitats or adaptations of thier chosen animal.

All equipment provided including iPads, tripods, model making resources.

Location

Your school

Program details

  • Maximum 3 classes per day.

Program cost

  • DoE school cost is $22 per student - GST free.
  • Non Gov school cost is $32 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600.

Program resources