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June 23, 2011
by Bea Leiderman
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Alice Movie

This week we’ve been in Hopewell working with Scratch and Alice. Today we finished our Alice animation, and here is my version. You may download the zipped world and see how we put it together.

December 7, 2010
by Bea Leiderman
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Alice at VSTE

This morning I led a workshop where teachers learned the basics of Alice. We created animations. You can watch the animation below, and if you want to get started with Alice, you may download my handout (PDF).

May 21, 2010
by Bea Leiderman
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A More "Natural" Animation

After creating the animation I shared in the last post, I played around with Alice some more. I wanted the scene to look less mechanical and more natural. I changed the fishing boat to a sailboat that tilts as it … Continue reading

May 19, 2010
by Bea Leiderman
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Alice’s Wonderland

I know all teachers in Goochland know about Scratch, so this summer I hope to push things a bit farther by sharing Alice. Alice is a system for teaching object-oriented computing using 3D graphics and natural language. Users can tell … Continue reading