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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity, learners experiment with their voices and noisemakers to understand the connections between vibrations and the sounds created by those vibrations. This resource includes three...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    With three cans and some tape, make a drum that you bonk down on any surface to produce a variety of sounds. This activity also teaches you about pitch, vibration, and frequency. All over the world...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this activity (page 1 of PDF), learners will construct an air cannon by cutting a hole in the bottom of a bucket and stretching a garbage bag over the other end. Then, they aim the cannon at a...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, you'll use a paper cup, a piece of cloth, and some string to make a musical instrument called a cuica (pronounced KWEE-kah). Cuicas are 'friction drums' of African...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity, early learners create paintings by making music and rhythm. Learners place paper in cans, add paint-soaked beans (or pebbles) and put the tops on. They dance to music and shake...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 30 to 45 minutes
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    BBC
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    This online interactive asks learners to explore sound. Learners experiment with musical instruments and listen for the differences in the pitch and volume of the sound. During the activity, pop up...

    free Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Community Science Workshop Network
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    In this activity, learners build a musical drum using a cardboard tube, plastic wrap, and beads. Learners use a saw to cut the tube, a drill to make holes for a handle, and a hair dryer to seal...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes