Animate Maths

Using stop motion animation, pupils will create a series of ‘How To….’ Films based on how to solve various maths problems.

All of our workshops cater for groups of 15 students at a time (Half a class).  A full class can be split over one or two+ days depending on the workshop.

Type: Animation

Duration: 1 day (2x 2hr sessions)

No of children: 15 pupils AM & 15 pupils PM. 

No of InspirEd Artists: 1

Age: Yr’s 3-6

Skills: ICT, maths, speaking & listening, animation, group work

Equipment/materials provided by school: A classroom or space to work in with the groups.  Pen’s, paper and use of the classroom contents to animate with.   Standard Maths resources eg numicon, counters, etc


A 2hr session includes writing a script demonstrating a word based maths problem and then animating a short film using everyday classroom objects.


Have a look a some maths InspirEd animations made by pupils.