Use this free teaching resource from The New Art Gallery Walsall to build your own balancing structure.
This education pack guides students step-by-step as well as giving an overview of sculptures in their collection.
This activity links directly to the curriculum. Helping you to explore making sculptures, learning about how balance requires a centre of gravity, uses of symmetry in art and balancing and how to use a range of household materials to create a three-dimensional work of art.
This teaching resource is part of The New Art Gallery Walsall’s STEAM Worksheets.
Suitable for: KS1, KS2
Subjects: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Maths
This resource was created by The New Art Gallery Walsall. Images, text and content may be subject to copyright.
The New Art Gallery Walsall presents, collects and interprets historic, modern and contemporary art in innovative and challenging ways, welcoming visitors from all over the globe as well as their immediate locality.
Education is at the heart of everything they do, promoting the use of visual arts as an educational tool to inspire, excite, and develop skills, knowledge and understanding. With an aim to provide an excellent model of accessibility to reach the broadest possible audience.