Robots That Make Art

A 4-6th grade visual arts and science lesson. Students investigate the world of robotics as they use creativity and innovative thinking to design a robot that can make artistic marks.


This project is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards in engineering (3-5-ETS1-1, 3-5-ETS1-2, and 3-5-ETS1-3), as well as the art standards for Virginia listed below.

VA: Cr1.1.5 Combine ideas to generate an innovative idea for art-making.

VA: Cr2.1.5 Experiment and develop skills in multiple art-making techniques and approaches through practice.