Children will be guided through different stages of idea, design and production of making moving/mechanical pictures that make their favourite moment in a story “come to life”. It will include:
- Discussion of favourite parts of specific stories
- Developing ideas of how best to illustrate this part of the story – using drawing plans with arrows to show movement, ideas of movement/action.
- “How do we achieve that?” Children will be guided as to which of approximately 12 methods of achieving different types of movement is appropriate for their design.
- Children will learn how to build their design and achieve a great piece of mechanical art to take home.