Education - Arts - Music Boomwhackers are lightweight, hollow, color-coded, plastic tubes, tuned to musical pitches by length. They are used as musical instruments in the percussion family. Boomwhackers produce musical tones when struck together, on the floor, or nearly any surface. Click here for effective strategies and activities for using boomwhackers within the classroom to teach rhythm and notes.
After learning "We All Sing With the Same Voice" from Sesame Street my kindergartners traced their ha d's and drew pictures of what makes them unique and I created a clef. Turned out better than I expected and was a great hallway decoration