Animated Greeting Cards

A simple way to make artwork appear to move! This fun activity will give students the opportunity to create a basic animation to better understand how motion pictures and the human eye work.


Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Categories include:
  • Life Science
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Grades K-2
  • Science
  • Art
Tags: Information Processing, Arts & Crafts
Grades covered: Grades K–2
Topics: Structures and Processes, Persistence of Vision, Forms, Structures, Materials

Video Demo

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