Bear Elective Adventure: A World of Sound

Bear A World of SoundA World of Sound is one of the Bear elective adventures.  For the A World of Sound adventure, Bears make musical instruments from around the world.

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Printable requirements for Bear Adventure: A World of Sound

Printable checkoff sheet for Bear Adventure: A World of Sound

Printable note sheet for Bear Adventure: A World of Sound

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Make a Mbira from Bobby Pins

Almost Unschoolers shows how to make a mbira from bobby pins,  craft sticks, and thumbtacks. A mbira is a “thumb piano” of African origin.  Music is made by plucking metal tines.

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How to Make a Simple Rainstick

Kix cereal has an article which gives step-by-step instructions to make a rainstick from common household materials. A rainstick is an instrument which sounds like rain when you turn it.

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