Ms. Cates-Meraz

Phone: 281-412-8800


Degrees and Certifications:

BS Interdisciplinary Studies - Life/Earth Science MS Computer Education & Cognitive Systems EC -12 Technology Applications Certification

Ms. Cates-Meraz

Welcome to Animation, and Animation II with LAB
The Animation course introduces students to a variety of electronic visual image creation and production methods. The course will introduce simple hand methods of animation, such as drawing flip books, and progress to industry standard computer programs, such as of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash, to create both graphic designs for print and animation. Students will have the opportunity to prepare for an industry-recognized certification.
The Advanced Animation course is a continuation of skills learned in the Animation course. Students will further develop an understanding of the history and techniques of the animation industry. Students will continue developing skills using 2D & 3D software. They will have the opportunity to prepare for the industry- recognized Adobe Certified Associate Certification.

    Daily Schedule

    1st Period  - Conference

    2nd Period - Animation

    3rd & 4th Period - Animation II w/LAB

    5th Period - Animation

    6th Period - Animation

    7th Period - Animation