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What makes a sound?
This challenge links very well to Letters and Sounds Phase 1 where the focus is listening. Listening to others is a developing skill in Nursery and the use of instruments enables children not only have lots of fun, but also to be able to develop skills in listening, rhythm and distinguishing sounds.
Invite a musician to work with the children
Record the ideas that work related to the context of the school, community and needs of the children
What sounds can you make?
How many sounds can you find in this story?
Could you make a sound pattern?
What different celebration sounds are there?
Can you make a sound instrument?
How does this sound make you feel?
Reflection: The nursery orchestra!