Loose parts leave room for so much creative play! This simple activity incorporates lose parts- mostly items that would end up being recycled - for a fun build your own robot activity!

Start with:

  • Cardboard Square
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Loose Parts (pom poms, buttons, wooden shapes, etc.)

Create it!

Step 1: Paint cardboard and allow to dry.

Step 2: If you don't already have one, assemble a loose parts tray with items like bottle/container tops, pieces of paper straws, beads, etc.)

Step 3: Take turns making silly robot faces together!

This activity is really fun to do together! See how many different variations can be made using the same simple loose parts!