Wednesday, February 22, 2012

African Drums Using Recyclables

We are continuing to learn all about Africa and Lions and this week we made some African drums. They are super simple to make. Just take an empty container, we used oatmeal containers. Stick a few beans, rice, rocks, etc in the container to add a little more noise (because banging on the top is not enough, lol). Then glue the lid on. Next decorate until your hearts content. We used scrapbook paper, feathers and stickers. Then we glued a ribbon onto the top so the kids could wear it around their neck. Then watch some YouTube African dance videos or listen to some music and let the kids dance around and play music.

Linking up with Three Thinking Mothers for Look What We Did.

learning ALL the time!!


Anonymous said...

Kathy, I LOVE these!! Thank you for linking up!! I pinned this to the Thinking Mothers pinterest board!

Ticia said...

What a great way to bring their geography alive! My kids love to use drums for all sorts of stuff.

Hopping over from Look what we did.

Anonymous said...

This post is genuinely a fastidious one it assists new web people,
who are wishing in favor of blogging.

My site :: growing grape vines

Anonymous said...

Or the insulin is becoming less and less effective as a result of
person's lifestyle. Start with exercising a little every day, if you live an inactive
lifestyle. Moreover, avoid eating artificial sweeteners.

Feel free to surf to my web site - diabetes recipes, ,

Anonymous said...

There is a heat sensor which can be used to activate the camera and is far less prone to false alarms.
Assists to boost the security and safety of the house inmates.

A person may not like the thought of spending a lot of money on an electrical immunity device.

Feel free to surf to my blog post: lifestyle ()

Anonymous said...

The days of the ringing phone and order taking are over.
Banks won't loan you money unless you've an fantastic
credit score and a source of earnings. So, do not despair
even if you suffer from bad or adverse credit tags such as arrears, defaults, insolvency, bankruptcy, IVAs,
CCJs etc.

My webpage :: creditos rapidos sin nomina

Anonymous said...

Gomez and Hank decide that they have to learn where Walter has all his income, to utilize that as evidence.

Really funny material mixing different varieties of comedy from sight
gags to mental gags to non-sequiters.

Feel free to surf to my web-site - letmewatchthis

Anonymous said...

Paragraph writing is also a excitement, if you be acquainted with afterward you can write otherwise it is difficult to write.

my site illuminati join

Anonymous said...

It's verʏ easy to find out any matter on net as compared to textbooks, as I found this
post att this web site.

Also visit mmy site :: treating the stage 4 prostate cancer,,

Post a Comment

Thanks for stopping by! Please check the follow up box so you can receive my replies.

Designed By: Wacky Jacqui's Designs