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CSS Animation Classes For Kids, Class 3

14 May 2017

This is the third and final class of a CSS animations for kids series; the first class and additional series details can be found here.

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All original teaching materials for these classes are open source, so please feel free to use them as is for copy and customize to your situation.

Class 3: 3D Dot

The second class, Bounce Dot, introduced opacity, animating size, coordinating two separate animations, manipulating the appearance of transitions through setting multiple moments, and defining transition timing in animation assignment.

Joni Trythall teaching

See the Pen Class 3: 3D Dot by Joni Trythall (@jonitrythall) on CodePen.

This final class introduces x and y axis rotations, preserve-3d, unique border styling, transform-origin, and the linear timing-function value. This class can be conducted within 1 hour.

Illustration of basic animation movements


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