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Boston St Mary's RC Primary Academy


Boston's Catholic School

Lent term 1 - Playlist

Ssh...what's that noise?

Take out your ear plugs as you journey through the valley of sounds and find out about instruments, the sounds they make and how they are produced. Discover how sounds are made and which sounds travel the furthest!

Here are some details of the things we will be learning about this term: 

And here are some of the key words we will be using in our learning:   

pinna                         ear drum (tympanic membrane)                     ear canal

cochlea                     ossicles                   anvil, hammer and stirrup            vibrations 

sound insulation     instrument             trumpet             guitar               woodwind

brass                         strings                     percussion         flute                  xylophone

decibels                    tempo                     pitch                   volume             rhythm 

orchestra                  choir

Ask an adult or look in a dictionary if you don't know what any of them mean.