The word animation derived from Yunami “anima” which is a soul and live. The word animation also has a mean is to give life to the object by stirring the object in the specific time. According to Oxford Dictionary (1991), animation “is the technique of photographing successive drawings or positions of puppets or models to create an illusion of movement when the film is shown as a sequence.” It means that animation is a film that shows a 2 dimension film. Therefore, it is a group of pictures or objects that can move and make a sound. There are many types of animation which can be used in classes. This study will mention three main types of animation. These types could be used in technology education and graphic communication classes: traditional animation, full animation, computer animation.