Today’s adventure is sure to be a high note: we’re going to explore music!
Learn how to create and play your own instruments so you can put on a show. March to a different beat? Try listening to music while creating a unique piece of art. You can also learn how music works (and create your own loops) by experimenting with Chrome Music Labs and Ableton's Learning Music website.
Do you know the bass-ic science behind music and sound? Take a look at the great videos and activities that we’ve drummed up—pick whatever strikes a chord with you! The library also has many great books on music to explore, so grab your library card to check these out.
Ready? Let’s rock!
Simple Musical Crafts for Kids: 12 Rainy Day Projects
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42 Splendidly Creative Homemade Musical Instruments
Musical Activities and Games
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50+ Incredibly Creative Music Activities for Kids
20 Fun Music Games for the Classroom
Experiment With Music
Chrome Music Lab
Ableton: Learning Music
Ableton: Learn How Synthesizers Work
Learn the Science of Music
PBS Learning Media: The Science of Music and Sound
3 Cool Musical Science Experiments for Kids
The Science of Sound for Kids
Bill Nye the Science Guy and the Science of Music
SciShow Kids: What Makes Music Sound So Good?
SciShow Kids: What is Sound?
Tumblebooks (Search "music")
Have your library card ready?
OverDrive has some great fiction books with a musical theme.
There are some great non-fiction books on Hoopla - just use the search term "music."