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Demonstrate How Sound is Made


Use a variety of objects that vibrate to demonstrate how sounds are produced 0207.11.1

Links verified 12/31/2014

  1. Ear Guitar - scientific experiment
  2. Good, good, good, vibrations - scientific experiment
  3. Hilarious Honker - scientific experiment; Discover how a plastic or paper cup affects sound vibrations
  4. Make a Moaning Ghost Tube - a really cool device made from a corrugated plastic tube, about an inch in diameter and around 3 feet long [you can probably get one from a hardware store]
  5. Rubber Band Guitar - how to make your own, includes suggestions for tuning your guitar
  6. Styro Cello - instructions on how to make your own
  7. Want to make some more Instruments? - The Instrument Lab of the New York Philharmonic has more great ideas

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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