Second graders explore how pictures and/or sounds can identify musical instruments. They classify those instruments into families. Students demonstrate how sound is produced by vibrating objects and columns of air.
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Instruments to Trace Color and Label
Handbells and castanets. Triangles and timpani. Trumpets and trombones. As part of their study of instruments, young musicians label, trace and color the parts of seven instruments. Also included in the resource packet are tracing...
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
"Putting on a Show:" Sound and Space- Changing Ordinary Spaces to Performance Places
Second graders investigate sound and vibrations. In this sound lesson, 2nd graders examine how sound is different in different areas of the school such as the library, playground, and gymnasium. They determine how sound would need to be...
2nd Visual & Performing Arts
Biodiversity: The Many Sounds of Insects
Students make an instrument. In this insect sounds instructional activity, students read The Very Quiet Cricket and imitate some of the animal sounds. Students discuss what instruments these sounds remind them of. Students make pan flutes.
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Investigating Brass Instruments and Pitch
Students observe the sounds of different brass instruments in order to understand how to create different pitches. In this musical lesson, students create a "brass" instrument from everyday household objects. The students discuss the...
1st - 4th Visual & Performing Arts