Posts tagged with ‘Education’

  • SAM and teacher-made movies

    December 20, 2010

    Last week, I was shown an excellent instructional movie created by one of my colleagues here at Littleton High...

  • Why is Animation Effective?

    December 14, 2010

    Where is animation particularly effective? Animate things that change: the medium is dynamic, and best suited for showing dynamic...

  • SAM and Digital Microscopes

    November 18, 2010

    Recently at my high school, we tested our digital microscope (ProScope) with SAM Animation and it worked.  Our biology...

  • Animating is quick and easy

    October 15, 2010

    Once you give SAM Animation to students, they will pick up on how to animate very quickly. It all...

  • Animating Test Prep

    October 5, 2010

    Let's face it, none of us really want to do test prep with our students. However, preparing for standardized...

  • Rethinking formative assessment with animation

    September 9, 2010

    With the recent announcement of Race to the Top awards, i3 awards, and other major initiatives in education –...

  • SAM in the first days of school

    August 25, 2010

    SAM Back To School Tips The first days of school are upon us. SAM Animation is a great tool...

  • Making visual effects with SAM Animation

    August 19, 2010

    I was playing around with SAM Animation this morning.  I wanted to mess around with duplicating, grouping, and using...