Dash & Dot Story Time

Play Ideas

Dash & Dot love to tell stories and act things out.

What you'll need:

  • Dash
  • Dot
  • Dash & Dot
  • Bunny Ears & Tail
  • Building Brick Extensions
Set up Time

15 minutes

Supplies
  • Any props, toys, or accessories that help you tell your story!

Mission:

Using Dash, Dot, and accessories or props in your home, can you tell a story about a robot adventure and bring it to life?

Setup:

  1. Dash & Dot are adventurous robots. What type of adventure are they going to go on today?

  2. Once you have planned out Dash & Dot’s story, use accessories, props, and art supplies to create costumes and backgrounds!

  3. What other characters will play a part in the robot adventure? Grab some toys or even some other people to join in the fun!

  4. Use Blockly or Path to help bring your story to life!

Play Options:

Go App

Suggested for Ages: 5+

Path App

Suggested for Ages: 5+

(Dash only):

  • Can you draw a path that tells Dash’s story?
  • How can you add events and sounds to illustrate the adventure that Dash is going on?
  • What props and costumes can you use to help tell the story of Dash’s journey?

Blockly App

Suggested for Ages: 8+

  • A great story has a beginning, middle, and an end! Can you use Blockly to plan out a sequence of events that tell a story?
  • How can you use sounds, lights, colors, and events to illustrate the plot and bring the characters to life?
  • What other ways can you help Dash & Dot tell their story?
  • Are there any parts of the story that you might be able to use a loop to tell?
  • Some ideas might include dressing your robots up, adding LEGO creations, or using props from around your home! We can’t wait to see what you come up with!

Xylo App

Suggested for Ages: 5+