Learning objects Colourful melodies

TLF ID M025759

This resource explores making and organising sounds to compose a simple musical composition. Through making a rainbow water xylophone, students will learn how sound waves travel and how different pitches are produced.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource addresses the NSW Creative Arts K-6 Syllabus outcomes: Music MUS1.2: Explores, creates, selects and organises sound in simple structures. MUS2.2: Improvises musical phrases, organises sounds and explains reasons for choices. MUS3.2: Improvises, experiments, selects, combines and orders sound using musical concepts.
Year level

1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6

Learning area
  • The Arts
  • Music

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
Rights
  • © State of New South Wales, Department of Education.