abacus robot


This is a process art experience - layers and layers of fun! Hide the materials and bring them out one by one. The little ones love the element of surprise and it helps them concentrate for longer.


Materials required:

  1. Cardboard

  2. Thick, strong sosatie stick

  3. Pastel crayons

  4. Watercolour paint

  5. Paint brush

  6. Jar of water

  7. Hand towel, to dry the brush and to clean painted fingers

  8. Paper fasteners

  9. Stapler (optional)

  10. String or wool

  11. Sticky tape

  12. Embroidery needle

  13. Pasta with a hole (like macaroni or penne), beads or pieces of straw

  14. Plain white A4 paper

  15. Pen or permanent marker

step by step

Scared that you will forget some of the steps? Download and print a step by step  "cheat sheet" to keep handy whilst presenting your class. Download the PDF here.


Let’s start counting!