Tin Bells

Project: The Garden Project

Sub-Project: Suspended Garden Instruments Bells

Description: These work best with the suspended tin garden as it allows for children to interact with the suspended garden even after you’ve watered the plants. To make a tin bells, take an old tin or can (make sure that it has no rough edges to it), drill a hole through the middle of the base, take a rope tie a key or bolt to it and then tie it into your can. Kids will love in playing with the tin bells!

School: La Giocomotiva, Milano, Italy

Collaborative Project: There are many ways of making bells or jingle sounds. Partner with another school and see what they come up with. Share your compositions together and/ or record a piece together!

Learning Objective: Sound exploration using recycled material

Time frame: All year

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