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A History of Animation

Introduction & Curriculum Links

This resource is designed to to use in the classroom to support Art and Design and History using the topic Animation: the history of the moving image. It will also help pupils' understanding of historical developments in animation. You will be able to explore animation inventions and techniques throughout time by using the resources, which include videos, a timeline, worksheets and a quiz.


Curriculum Links:


KS3 Art and Design:  Unit 5c and 5d

KS3 History:  
Unit 2e - Knowledge and understanding of events, people and changes in the past
Unit 4a - Historical enquiry


Contact Cara O'Callaghan at Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills on 0113 224 4368 to discuss workshops for KS3 groups, incorporating the new technology in our Learning Centre.

See also our related resource - Animation Toolkit - featuring videos showing how to make four different kinds of animations.

Document icon Learning article provided by: Armley Mills Museum, Leeds Museums and Galleries | 

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