Chime Bar investigation
You need 2 chime bars
and 1 beater. You need to find answers to the following questions.
1. Which chime bar
has a higher sound and which has a lower sound?
2. Why do you think
3. How would you make
a louder sound on a chime bar?
4. Can you make the
sound of a chime bar different? If you can how?
Elastic Band investigation
You will need some
elastic bands. You need to find answers to the following questions.
1. Do all elastic
bands sound the same when they are plucked? If they don't why do you think
2. How can you alter
the pitch of an elastic band whilst you pluck it?
3. Can you make you
elastic band sound louder in anyway apart from plucking it more strongly?
Clue: Think about