We did activities about sound in our classroom that you can do too. You can print out these activites and then do them offline. Be sure to check out what materials you may need. Most materials can be found easily in your home or school.
Sound With Nails
Vibrations Through Wood and Metal
|Making Sound With Rulers|
|Designing a Reed Instrument|
a Model Eardrum
Sounds with String
Hangers on a String
How about doing some MicroWorlds online multimedia activities?
Add a sound to the sound database.
Many of these hands on activities are reprinted with permission and are copyrighted by The National Academy of Sciences. They come from the book Sound: A Student Activity Book, ISBN 0-892780745-7 by NSRC/STC ( National Science Resources Center / Science & Technology for Children ) published by Carolina Biological Supply Company, 2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215. Call toll free 800-334-5551. Other activities are from The Science of Sound and Music, an educator's handbook prepared by the Science Museum of Minnesota with from The Medtronic Foundation.
Sound Site ©1999 Science Museum of Minnesota