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Projects

Example Projects

Below are descriptions of Projects available. The resources available for each Project include:

  • a project handout
  • marking guidelines
  • documentation template
  • Other materials to support the project

Description of Flash based Projects

Project Outline

Children's storybook

(click here for a free sample files for the Children storybook)

Develop a Children's Flash interactive storybook

- For nursery rhymes Itsy Bitsy Spider + Humpty Dumpty
- Short project 3-4 weeks
- Closed project and very guided
- Focus is in on making - using the Flash skills
- Other skills are being modelled, including design and project planning and management are being modelled
- Applying the skills developed in Tutorials and Activities
- Completed in pairs
- excellent first project using Flash

Students are provide with many of the required components
- the design, timeline (plan)
- documentation template, with design already added
- audio (recorded story)
- graphics (arrows, humpty, sun)
- flash template for whole site

Teachers will have
- marking schemes
- sample solutions
- outline of common problems

Open project

Develop a project, such as an animation, storybook, website, video

- student develop and design an idea
- 1 term project 8-10 weeks
- Open project, with student controlling content and skills used or
- Closed project, where students must use particular skills or produce a particular product, e.g. animation
- Focus is the research and design of the project, e.g. developing a storyboard
- Student should be supported in managing their time
- Applying the skills developed in Tutorials and Activities
- Completed in pairs or groups

Students are provide with many of the required components
- documentation template
- project handout, including scope and marking scheme

Teachers will have
- marking schemes
- sample solutions
- outline of common problems

30 Second music video

Develop a 30 second music video

- Create a video to match selected music or use music around an animation
- 1 term project 8-10 weeks
- Open project, with student controlling content and skills used
- Focus is the development process and using technical skills
- Individual project, but could be done in groups

Students are provide with many of the required components
- documentation template
- project handout, including scope and marking scheme

Teachers will have
- marking guidelines
- sample solutions
- outline of common problems