Animated shorts for the classroom

Great film shorts, adverts, and more to use in teaching, plus lesson ideas! I can already envision so many ways to use these clips and ideas to motivate and inspire my students and breathe new life into my writing and reading curriculum!

Stick Man craft, Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler

Ready for an infinite wall smashing game with an intense brick breaker gameplay filled with superb stickman characters? Stickman Smash is an intense one tap wall smasher game where you have to time you blows or surge head first into the wall

Dress your Stick Man character!

We love these easy ideas for your little ones to dress up their Stick Man!

Hamid's Story

Hamid's Story

One of the young people helped by Freedom from Torture has featured in a short animated film for the BBC in which he describes the pain of being separated from his parents and the difficulties he faced adjusting to life in the UK.  Ali and his grandmother became separated from his parents as the family attempted to flee Afghanistan when he was only a small child. In the film Ali talks about growing up and going to school in the UK – whilst for a long time not knowing whether his ...

Ali describes the difficulties he had when he first arrived and could not speak English. Now he is able to narrate his own story