Animation Techniques8th grade students will be learning how to create a variety of animations. Some techniques are "low-tech," while others are more modern. Below are some links to sites and videos that show you how to make the different types of animations.
Animated GIFs, also for Stop Motion
http://creativetechs.com/tipsblog/build-animated-gifs-in-photoshop/Cool Websites to try different things
Stop Motion Animation ideas and techniques to use
Cool collection of old fashioned moving picture art