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History example (student created)

A look at a slightly more complex version of stop motion animation, made by students for history learning.

Hidden Heroes tells the epic story of how messages travelled from families in India to their loved ones far away, fighting in the trenches of France before the days of texts, Facebook and email.

It’s a strong example of how animation can be used in history learning.

Do you think any of the history topics you’re covering could benefit from the introduction of animation?

Are there any themes or events that would work well told through animation?

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