Class 2 Notes for Flash

Learning Objectives:

You will be able to create a picture using the drawing tools available inside Flash

You will be able to add a Key Frame to a Timeline

You will be able to identify the difference between Key Frames and Normal Frames

You will be able to create a Tween on the Timeline

Homework: Flash Tool Bar

Read: Chapter 3 - 5 in your book!

Post: Flash Picture using the different tools we covered in class

Review: has several great ideas about how to draw with Flash along with Tutorial as to how to use Flash in different settings.

Watch: How they Created these Cartoons

Watch: How to draw Cartoon Animals

Review: The Jib Jab Cool Animations and Green Things

Review: The different resources on Adobe TV and Youtube

Topics Covered:

Time Line for Flash


     Important terms



Tweening: Letting Flash figure out the position of an object




Toolbar, Tweening, Key Frame, Empty Frame, Layers, Stroke, Fill, pen, paint, eye dropper, free transform, text, eraser and Paint


You should be reading Chapter 3 - 5 in your book!

Label the different items on the Tool Bar and tell me what they do!



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