Mrs. Miller's Computer Class

8th Grade

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Welcome to Mrs. Miller's 8th grade computer class page. Here you will find links to forms, documents, and other class materials.

Game Assignment 3/16-3/20

Create an original game using Scratch that meets the following requirements:

  • St.Patrick's Day or Spring Theme
  • At least 3 levels
  • At least one enemy
  • Score
  • At least 2 backgrounds
  • Bonus: For 5 bonus points, make it a two-player game.


SCRATCH: DEBUG It! 2


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http://scratch.mit.edu/studios/475539

Scratch: DEBUG IT! Activity


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http://scratch.mit.edu/studios/475483/

Piktochart Infographic Assignment

Using Picktochart.com, create an infographic about the subject of your choice.


Requirements:

  • Background Design
  • Title
  • 1 Map with related facts or statistics
  • 1 Chart with related facts or statistics
  • 1 Video related to your topic
  • 10 Facts related to your topic
  • 3 icons
  • 3 photos
  • Link(s) to your information and picture source(s) at the bottom

Stop Motion Reflection

On your Google Site page, write a reflection analyzing the stop motion video process. Discuss what worked, what didn't, and what you could do to improve future stop motion projects or group projects in general. Give specific examples, but please do not name group members in your response. Remember to use complete sentences, proper punctuation, and good sentence structure. Your response should be at least 5 sentences long, if not more. This assignment is worth 15 points and is due by Wednesday, January 28th.


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Stop Motion

In groups of three or four, students will create storyboards for a stop motion video featuring Lego mini-figures and accessories. After designing the storyboard, students will take still photos and transform them into a stop motion short film using iMovie editing.


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Stop Motion Samples and Instructional Videos

Post-it Note Arcade - Stop Motion Animation [HD]
How to Make a Lego Animation (BrickFilm) [HD]
iMovie Tutorial: Stop Motion
StopMotion Tutorial iMovie

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