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Grade 3 - Inventors and Inventions - Designing a Robot

Grade 3 - Inventors and Inventions - Designing a Robot
Nicola Speirs

Grade 3 students have been investigating different types of robots, as part of their Inquiry into Where We Are in Place & Time - Inventions and Inventors.  They made close observational drawings of existing robots, to gather together ideas for the shapes and lines they might need.

They then went on to think of an everyday problem which a robot could solve.

Here are some of their fantastic ideas:

We've all been there when you go to find something and it's just not there... this robot could help: 

The next step will be to recreate these robots, using chalk pastel to add different values and to make them look more 3-Dimensional.

If you've got an everyday problem which you need solved, Grade 3 have the answer!

  • designing
  • Inquiry Learning
  • inventors and inventions
  • pyp visual arts
  • robots
  • Where We Are In Place And Time

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