When I was in 7th grade, I created a stopmotion clay animation film about a magician for an art class project. I remember being very happy with the outcome, and when I find that film I'll convert it to digital and share it with all of you. But my nephew, who's in 6th grade, just blew my animation out of the water.
Harold can have his purple crayon. If you give Ellory a whiteboard and a few markers, you get this: