Sound


Stories


Peace at Last by Jill Murphy is a lovely book to use with KS1. In the story Mr Bear can't sleep because of all the little sounds he hears in the night.

http://www.abebooks.co.uk/servlet/SearchResults?sts=t&tn=horton+hears+a+who

Horton Hears a Who by Dr Seuss is a great story for starting a discussion about loud and quiet sounds. 
Buy it here


Resources

Make a Singing Ringing Rod.
Buy aluminium rod from B and Q - here.
Buy violin rosin from a music shop - here.
Follow the instructions - here.

Songs

http://ks2songs.blogspot.co.uk/
Mr A, Mr C and Mr D's KS2 sound song. Here









Interactives

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/science/sound

Lovely simple explanations about sound from DK. Here


An interesting interactive for KS2 about hearing, languages and the brain - here

http://www.quizpedia.com/quiz/techroom/VTHQAI

What's that sound? This is a good quiz. Here
A great searchable website of sound clips
Here

https://twistedwave.com/online/

Twisted Wave Here
You can record a sound then change the pitch and hear what happens to the speed. The faster the vibrations the higher the pitch. You need a microphone; built in or plugged in.

Woodlands Junior website
There are links to many interactives about sound at the Woodlands Junior website - here


Video

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04v61pv/clips

Clips from the BBC's House of Sound


Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds
A sound wave that is visible -a shock wave!

Resources

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BzT-DsBWVPP1VUEyeC1ObTdNSk0&authuser=0
This 'How Loud is too Loud' bookmark
makes a great display poster. Here


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