Crafty Creature Creator

By Alicia C.

Play Ideas

Play dress-up and pretend with Dash & Dot!

What you'll need:

  • Dash
  • Dot
  • Dash & Dot
  • Building Brick Extensions
Set up Time

15 minutes

Supplies
  • LEGO blocks
  • Arts & crafts supplies
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Markers
  • Construction paper

Mission:

Dash & Dot love to dress up, wear costumes, and play. Turn your robots into any creature you can imagine!

Setup:

  1. Imagine the creature or animal that you would like to dress up your robot as.

  2. Use LEGOs and art supplies to make Dash & Dot look like the creature you have dreamed up!

  3. Next, create your creature’s habitat! Maybe your robots live in the forest, in a dark cave, or on the moon!

  4. Once you are finished, think of what this creature sounds like, how it moves, and how it responds to things in its environment!

  5. Then, use Blockly to transform Dash & Dot into your creature using sounds, lights, and movements!

Play Options:

Go App

Suggested for Ages: 5+

Path App

Suggested for Ages: 5+

Blockly App

Suggested for Ages: 8+

We can’t wait to see what you come up with!

  • How would you describe your creature? What is its personality like?
  • How does it express its personality through its behaviors?
  • How does it interact with other creatures (these can be other robots, toys, objects, or even people)?

Xylo App

Suggested for Ages: 5+