oday, StopMotion is one of the „classical“ apps, which should not be missed on any iPad in school. The success is owed to the consequent implementation of certain features, which distiguish many cuccessful Apps: simple usability, aethetically appealing results also for unexperienced users, combination of several medial levels (here: video and audio), no further additional tools necessary. Everyone can create an animated film! May it be simple scenes in primary school age, the explanation of simple situations in higher class levels or more komplex aesthetic design possibilities for ambitionated users. Surely this is contributed by the fact that animaion clips are generally very popular in the web and are proper to different demands.
Experience has shown, that pupils are very motivated in solving creative tasks by using the App. However, precondition is a careful planning, as well for the forms of work as for the required materials. Further, it should be considered, that a project not consumes too much time and the motivation of the pupis does not slacken. Simply use readily pre-assembeld materials!
The creative potential is nearly inexhaustable.
In-App purchases are possible, but not necessary. A help function is included in the App, which explaines all basic aspects in short terms. Besides numerous examples which can be found in the internet, one additionally finds a variety of tips and tricks which are helpful in resolving problems and answering questions.