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Audio Memory

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    Science Museum of Minnesota

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Audio Memory

In this interactive game, learners will test their memory of animal and insect sounds. Flip over cards, listen to the sound, and try to find the ones that match. Three levels of play ranges from matching four sounds to matching eight sounds. After each game, pictures and names of the animals are available and learners can hear the sound each one makes. Activity requires computer with Flash and speakers or headphones.

Quick Guide

Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:

Age Range:
Ages 4 - 14

Resource Types:
Activity, Game


Materials List (per student)

  • computer
  • speakers or headphones
  • Flash


  • Life Sciences
    • Diversity of Life
      • Animals
    • Human Senses and Perception
      • Hearing
  • Physical Sciences
    • Vibration and Waves
      • Sound

Informal Categories

  • Animals
  • Games


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • see
  • read
  • hear
  • use keyboard
  • use mouse

Learning styles supported:

  • Involves hands-on or lab activities


Foreign language versions of this resource:

Includes alignment to state and/or national standards

This resource is part of:

Access Rights:

  • Free access


Funding Sources:

  • Harman International
  • NEC Foundation of America
  • National Science Foundation


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