How can we make and describe different sounds?

In today's lesson, we'll be bringing together all our knowledge from this unit. We will be making lots of sounds using our bodies, while discussing how we can describe different sounds by their pitch or volume. Then we will be trying to find high pitch and low pitch sounds using utensils from the kitchen. We will finish the lesson with a sound experiment for you to do in your own time. Let's get started!

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is low pitch?

1/4

Q2.What is high pitch?

2/4

Q3.Look at the picture above. Does the sound wave show a high pitch or a low pitch?

3/4

Q4.Look at the picture above. Does the sound wave show a high pitch or a low pitch?

4/4

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is low pitch?

1/4

Q2.What is high pitch?

2/4

Q3.Look at the picture above. Does the sound wave show a high pitch or a low pitch?

3/4

Q4.Look at the picture above. Does the sound wave show a high pitch or a low pitch?

4/4

Video

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Quiz:

How can we make and describe different sounds?

You have worked so hard today! Let's see how much you have learnt about sound.

Q1.What is low pitch?

1/4

Q2.What is high pitch?

2/4

Q3.Sound can travel through lots of things. Tick all the correct answers. Sound can travel through...

Select three (3) boxes

3/4

Q4.Which sound is quieter?

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How can we make and describe different sounds?

You have worked so hard today! Let's see how much you have learnt about sound.

Q1.What is low pitch?

1/4

Q2.What is high pitch?

2/4

Q3.Sound can travel through lots of things. Tick all the correct answers. Sound can travel through...

Select three (3) boxes

3/4

Q4.Which sound is quieter?

4/4

Lesson summary: How can we make and describe different sounds?

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Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Walk

On the spot:
Dance

This was the final lesson in the unit Sound.

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