Water Storytelling for Earth Science Week

Craft materials for creating a stop-motion animation story

Water Storytelling for Earth Science Week
A Toolkit for Sharing Stories through Stop-Motion Animation
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Earth Science Week is just around the corner! Celebrate our beautiful planet October 9-15 with a stop-motion animation workshop with your patrons. Check out the resources below, and get in touch with us if you have any questions! Contact info is listed at the bottom.

Stop-Motion Animation Resources 

Instructor guide: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/sites/default/files/2022-06/WorkshopInstructorGuide_StopMotionWorkshop.pdf  

Materials list: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/sites/default/files/2022-06/MaterialsList_StopMotionWorkshop.pdf  

Participant handout: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/sites/default/files/2022-06/ParticipantHandout_StopMotionWorkshop.pdf  

Stop Motion Animation Contest information: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/media/482 

Photo contest: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/events/we-are-water-2022-photo-contest 

Learning Resources 

We are Water Take & Make Kits: https://wearewater.colorado.edu/engage/library-kit 

Walk Through Time activity: http://clearinghouse.starnetlibraries.org/we-are-water/665-walk-through-time-water-in-the-four-corners-region-history-walk.html 

We are Water Hands-On Activity Collection: http://clearinghouse.starnetlibraries.org/167-we-are-water 

Earth Science Week Resources 

Homepage: https://www.earthsciweek.org/ 

Activities: https://www.earthsciweek.org/classroom-activities 

Events near you: https://www.earthsciweek.org/upcoming-events 

Webinar Recording: https://www.starnetlibraries.org/development/webinars/ 

Contact information: 

CIRES team: wearewater@colorado.edu 

  • For questions about workshop 
  • For questions about workshop materials 
  • For questions about stop-motion animation contest 
  • For questions about Be a Water Historian kit 

Emily Fairfax: emily.fairfax@csuci.edu  

  • For questions about workshop 
  • For questions about stop-motion application 
  • For questions about adding sound to videos 

Claire Ratcliffe Adams: cratcliffe@spacescience.org 

  • For questions about hands-on STEAM activities, including Walk Through Time  
  • For questions about upcoming or recorded STAR Net webinars 

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