Have kids close their eyes while you play one of the instruments. Ask them to identify the instrument.
Tap out a rhythmic pattern on a hard surface. Ask kids to repeat the pattern using the rhythm sticks. Repeat the activity using the other instruments.
Play or listen to a favorite song, then have kids choose an instrument and play along to the beat.
8961 Band-in-a-Box - Chime! Whistle! Jingle! 3+
Strike up the band and spark a lifelong love of music with this unique wooden Band-in-a-Box set of hand-crafted wooden instruments. Sturdy wood materials stand up to lots of joyful noise-making, and also produce wonderfully satisfying sounds. Strike the energy chimes with a mallet, toot the train whistle, strike or rub together the rhythm sticks, rattle the cymbals on the jingle stick, and use the mallet to play the circle drum. All instruments store in the convenient wooden box. Band-in-a-box is a great introduction to musical instruments, and helps teach children listening skills, auditory discrimination, and fine motor skills.
- Wooden musical instruments just right for kids
- 8-piece set includes 2 mallets, energy chimes, train whistle, rhythm sticks, jingle stick, and circle drum
- Instruments store conveniently in wooden box
- Ages 3+
- Helps teach listening skills, auditory discrimination, and fine motor skills
- Product: 11" x 15.5" x 2.75" Packaged 3.3 lbs
- Package: 14.7" H x 11" W x 3" L