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Sound - Elementary Science

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Sound

Links verified 5/15/2013

  1. Bleach Bottle Banjo - based on the traditional practice of spiking a length of wood through a sound box resonator made from materials such as a calabash, coconut shell, cigar box, or a plastic container [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  2. Climb aboard on the Magic Bus and discover how sounds are made - 2nd grade WebQuest [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  3. Do-a-rein-deer - Make your own music by using the mouse to squeeze the reindeer nose! This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  4. Drum Machine - make your own rhythm or drum patterns with popular Unifix cubes. This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  5. DrumPad - a downloadable program using Excel; Play the drums on your computer
  6. New York Philharmonic Kidzone has an Instrument Storage Room where you can hear each instrument play. (click on the picture of an ear) This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds
  7. Juice Bottle Jingles -By filling juice bottles with different amounts of water, you can create some catchy tunes! [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  8. Learn about musical instruments - Click on each instrument and hear what it sounds like! This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds
  9. Light and Sound Matching game - a Quia quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  10. Make your own musical instruments - from Mudkat for Kids
  11. Make Your Own Rain Stick - With an empty paper towel roll and some uncooked rice, you can create this South American musical instrument.
  12. Math, Science and Sound Activities - Waves and Frequency
  13. Musical Craft Projects - (free music related craft projects and patterns) Use many creative techniques and supplies to make a variety of musical instrument crafts. Make your own drums, guitars, cymbals, and more.
  14. Musical Fraction Bars - your fractions will transform into a musical composition you can see and hear This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  15. The Nature of a Sound Wave - be sure you see the animation
  16. Pattern Block Rock - In this activity, you can compose and play your own rhythmic songs using geometric shapes. This resource includes voice instructions for students or appropriate sounds This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  17. Physical Processes: Changing Sound - experiment with changing pitch of a guitar This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
    1. Quiz on Physical Processes: Changing Sound - This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  18. The Science of Sound - posted by 5th Grade Applied Science students from Bethune Academy
  19. Sound Activities - from PBS A lesson plan can be found at this site
  20. Sound - a Quia quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  21. Sound - Repeat this activity several times. You'll get new matches each time. (from Quia) This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  22. The Sound Site - Activities, performances and more!
  23. Sound is a Longitudinal Wave - a good animation
  24. Sound is a Pressure Wave - accompanied by some nice animations
  25. Vibrating String - experiment online; movement and sound for the first four notes of the harmonic series
  26. More sound links can be found on the Physics page of Internet4Classrooms.
  27. Physical Science Standards Resources - K | 1st | 2nd | 3rd | 4th | 5th | 6th | 7th | 8th
A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

 

 

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