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ERIC Number: EJ1077428
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Sep
Pages: 3
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-1449-6313
Making Images That Move
Rennie, Richard
Teaching Science, v61 n3 p6-8 Sep 2015
The history of the moving image (the cinema) is well documented in books and on the Internet. This article offers a number of activities that can easily be carried out in a science class. They make use of the phenomenon of "Persistence of Vision." The activities presented herein demonstrate the functionality of the phenakistoscope, the zootrope, and the mutoscope.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
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