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The Science and Mystery of Sound Travel

Grades: 1-3
Subjects: Music, Science
Max. number of students per class: 25

Janet Greene

Explore how sound travels through air, solids, and liquids with music. Learn about compression waves, vibration, pitch, frequency, and dynamics by making musical instruments. Improvise and create musical compositions on boom whacker tubes, rubber band guitar boxes, egg maracas, and a 24-foot-long percussion instrument. Learn how our ears capture and process sound, and even discover how crickets have ears on their legs! This hands-on music and science residency enhances the Next Generation Science Standards and is led by Orff Music, Movement, and Integration Specialist Janet Greene.

Education programs on sale August 12, 2020 starting at 9:00am.


email Hannah Keefer, Curriculum Specialist, or call 707.800.7548.

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Residencies start at $475 and are adaptable to fit your needs. Additional fees and terms may apply. Scholarships are available.

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