Richmond Museum - Animating History

Last updated on
Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Program Description

Work with professional animators to storyboard a plot, create and animate characters, develop dialogue and add sound effects to create a two-minute video about a unique story from Richmond's past.

Three themes to choose from:

1. Steveston Interurban Tram

2. First Flights from Minoru Park

3. Zylmans Immigration Story

Please download the Field Trip Guide from our website:

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Big Ideas
  • Skills are developed through practice, effort, and action.
  • Engaging in creative expression and experiences expands people’s sense of identity and community.
  • British Columbia followed a unique path in becoming a part of Canada.
  • Immigration and multiculturalism continue to shape Canadian society and identity.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    4, 5, 6, 7
    Days Offered: 
    Times Offered: 
    Full Day minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Fee Details
    Cost Per Student: 
    Fee Notes: 

    Minimum fee is $300 for one class. A fee of $15 per student is charged for classes larger than 20 students. Maximum of 30 students per class.

    Additional Notes

    This is a full-day workshop from 9:30am-2:30pm.