Robot Helper

Robot Helper craft

Get the job done with this robot! It's programmed to inspire kids to help with household chores. Turn children on to art, recycling, and helping others.

  • 1.

    Shape the head and eyes for your Robot Helper out of Crayola® Model Magic®. Use chenille sticks and Crayola Glitter Glue to decorate your robot head. Dry.

  • 2.

    Remove paper wrappers from Crayola Crayons. Place a recycled file folder over a textured object such as the back of a rug or a placemat. Rub with the side of the crayon to make crayon rubbings that show the texture.

  • 3.

    Use Crayola Metallic FX Crayons or Metallic Colored Pencils to draw and decorate two robot arms using the crayon rubbings. Cut out arms with Crayola Scissors. Glue arms on the sides of a recycled tissue box with Crayola School Glue. Dry.

  • 4.

    Make hands for the robot with chenille sticks or remaining pieces of the recycled file folder. Glue to the arms. Glue the robot's head on the tissue box. Dry.

  • 5.

    Cut card-size pieces of construction paper. Write chores or other helping ideas on each one. Place cards in the robot's hand. Decorate your Robot Helper with Hallmark stickers.