a child is holding a pink object in a bucket with colorful paint on the floor

Spin! Art in Motion–Part One

This is an exciting study of the Salad Spinner and Newton’s Law of Motion. We will explore and experiment with different materials and objects that could be whirled and painted. Newton’s first law of motion, an object in motion will continue in motion in a straight line unless acted upon force. How does Newton’s first law apply with this art project? While the children spin the salad spinner, the spinner pushes the paint away from the center moving it in a straight line. The outer edge of…


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