3-5 Experimental Music with Kathie Hsieh: Lesson 2

LIVE on Friday, May 14th at 12:30pm

Program Description

Students will learn to make music with everyday objects like bowls, recycled cans, wooden spoons, and aluminum foil. They will learn to create a visual score, which depicts the movement of a musical abstract soundscape. This lesson is all about open exploration, unique expression, and experimentation with sound as it touches on science and music standards.


paper, pencil, coloring supplies (markers, colored pencils, crayons, etc.), silverware (plasticware is fine), water bottle, coins, dried beans or rice


This lesson touches on the following standards:

  • Music Standard(s):
    • MU.7.RE1.3
    • MU.5.RE1.4
    • MU.5.RE1.5
    • MU.2.CR2.3
    • MU.2.CR2.4
    • MU.2.CR2.5