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Musical Instruments!

Musical Instruments!


Grade: Kindergarten - Students are introduced to musical instruments.

Visual and Performing Art Standard: “diversity of music: 3.3 use a personal vocabulary to describe voices and instruments from diverse cultures" (California Department of Education).

Objective: Students will be able to identify four musical instruments (piano, harp, maracas, and violin) based on their appearance.

Reference: California Department of Education: Visual Performing Arts Content Standard Education, C. D. (n.d.).

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"Musical Instruments Train"

Here is a fun video about musical instruments and their sounds. Listen to the sound guess what the instrument is. Watch to find out!

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"Musical Instruments from Around the World"

Here is a fun video about instruments and their sounds that you may already know! There are also some instruments that you may have not heard of. Watch the video to find out!

Source: G. (n.d.). Musical instruments from around the world. [Video]. (n.d.). Retrieved November 15, 2015, from

"Let's Make Musical Instruments!"

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