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Stykz figure animator works on PC and Mac...a great free animation program

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Pivot stick figure animator is an easy-to-use piece of free software. Children will love it!

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Monkey jam is a free program to enable you to do stop frame animation really easily.

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Brilliant piece of free software to create stop frame animation. Simple to use and so easy...wel worth downloading!

One of the best instructional sites for novice film makers. Great games and activities to illustrate skills as well

Try Fluxmovie....a great free animation program for younger children

moviesoup

Moviesoup is such a cool site...there are loads of libraries of images to use. The free version has a watermark and an activation code costs £49

ABC is an animation program that  animates your own drawings. Easy to use and very effective!