Planet Protectors

Age: 7-9 years

Type: Teacher Resource

Curriculum Links to: Science, Art

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RESOURCE OVERVIEW:

Planet Protectors fosters pupils’ digital creative skills as they create a stop-motion animation about the dangers of plastics in the ocean. They learn how to use a stop-motion app through tinkering and then apply what they learn as they plan and create their animations.

LESSON TIMING: Two 1 hour lessons

This lesson in your curriculum

Computing

Curriculum aims

  • can evaluate and apply information technology – including new or unfamiliar technologies – analytically to solve problems.

Subject content

  • select, use and combine a variety of software (including internet services) on a range of digital devices to design and create a range of programs, systems and content that accomplish given goals, including collecting, analysing, evaluating and presenting data and information.

Science

  • Y4 – Living things and their habitats – recognise that environments can change and that this can sometimes pose dangers to living things.

Art

  • to improve their mastery of art and design techniques, including drawing, painting and sculpture with a range of materials.