Pixar Quest

In this quest, you’ll complete the “Pixar in a box” tutorial series on Khan Academy to learn how studios like Pixar make 3D animations.

Product of Learning

When you complete this tutorial, you will create a screencast to demonstrate the things that you created in this course. You will need to register your Google Account with Khan Academy to save your progress.


You are welcome to use any resources you want. The list below is simply a starting point and in no way represents a chronological list of steps. You WILL have to conduct research to figure out how this works.

  • https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixar


Upon completion of this quest you must answer the following questions in any of the following ways: as a video log entry (post to YouTube), as a blog post via Medium.com), or as an essay via Google Docs (you may propose another response if you so choose).

  • What did you do (brief summary)?
  • What did you learn?
  • What was challenging?
  • What is the product of your learning (this can be an embedded screenshot or two, screencast (if doing video), or link to relevant content)?
  • What suggestions do you have for future students embarking on this challenge?