Avatars/Animation

  • Build Your Wild Self as an avatar. Then write about the habitat you would best live in.
  • Domo Animate is an easy to use animation tool. Students can plan, create, and publish their own cartoons. Note: Animations are reviewed for inappropriate content; however, use caution when playing publicly uploaded animations. Free sign up required, no education account.
  • Goanimate - Go Animate - Getting Started.doc
  • Second Life is a virtual world - a highly imaginative, creative world. Create an avatar and explore this second world. It is not a game; in fact there are all kinds of opportunities here - for learning, gaming and training
  • ToonDoo - online cartoon strip creator
  • Virtual Interpreter allows you to enter text and have it spoken by an avatar.
  • Xtranormal - text-to-speech avatar movie making - great for any content
  • Lego Avatar - complete with accessories and backgrounds. To save, do a Print Screen and copy into a program such as Word or PowerPoint.
  • Mangatar - http://www.faceyourmanga.it/faceyourmanga_eng.html Create your Avatar with Face Your Manga! Express yourself through your image and share it whoever you want. You will be able to use it with the most common Instant Messaging Programs, such as Live Messenger®, Skype®, and many more.. Enjoy yourself by discovering unlimited combinations to realize your virtual alter‐ego!
  • Create Your Own Superhero http://marvel.com/games/play/31/create_your_own_superhero Create your own superhero with Marvel's Superhero Avatar Creator! Name your superhero, mix and match costumes of all your favorite Marvel characters, including Spider-Man, Iron Man and Wolverine, customize face, hair, and other features, and then post online or send to friends!
  • Mii avatar.- create your own.
  • Meez - to design your online self for older students.
  • Myavatoreditor.com - all about mii bio-poems, biology creation of mini mii
  • Myths and Legends Create animations of myths and legends
  • Reasonably Clever- http://www.reasonablyclever.com/mini/ Welcome to the World-Famous Mini-Mizer, a Flash-based toy where you can Picture Yourself In Plastic! More than two million people have made plastic versions of themselves and their loved ones...can you do any less?
  • Voki avatar for a famous person in history. Record your voice for it to speak and allow other students to guess who it is. (Additional ideas on using Voki can be found here.)
  • Wii Mii - create yourself.