Paint with Gobo Interactive Art

Grade 3 • 60 minutes

Created by Melissa Sariffodeen on 9/6/16


This video will walk you through how to teach kids how to build a very simple piece of interactive art with only a few commands but big effects!

Prep Work

Check out the final project here:

The Lesson

View the video for a step-by-step sample of how to teach this exercise. 

Suggested Lessons

Intended Province:


  • Subjects:
  • art
  • Coding Concepts:

Key Coding Concepts

Loops [Forever block] 

loop is a sequence of instructions that is continually repeated until a certain condition is reached. Typically, a certain process is done, such as getting an item of data and changing it, and then some condition is checked such as whether a counter has reached a prescribed number.