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Balancing Act Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Years: 4 - 6

A fun art activity to explore positive and negative space.

Use this teaching resource when studying space as one of the Elements of Visual Art or when exploring symmetry or transformation of shapes. Students explore the interplay between positive and negative space through cutting shapes from paper and arranging them using the Japanese Notan concept.


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  • Sarah

    Thanks the students enjoyed this xxx

    • Brittany Collins

      Thanks, Sarah! We are glad that you and your students enjoyed this activity! :)