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CLIP 9600

Kpanlogo drumming

Kpanlogo drumming
Key Info
Ideas for use in class
  • Music – part of the focus on the role of drums in the culture and life of other countries (alongside India and Brazil) Music – call and response work using drums and other percussion instruments. Someone ‘asks’ the question the others respond by playing their instrument Literacy – following the idea of messages being sent on a drum in the past can the children devise their own drumming code to send messages to each other DT- link with Australia clip the use of natural materials and resources to make the instruments etc Science – the changing of sounds by stretching the skins tighter – can they make a drum and find a way of changing the sound?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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