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Unusual Instruments Lesson Plan #MusicMonday

The amazing educators at Midnight Music have served up a lesson plan about unusual instruments — including a carrot slide whistle from the one and only Andrew Huang. via MidnightMusic

From the lesson plan:

There are some truly amazing videos of crazy, weird, unusual and wacky instruments on Youtube that are perfect for showing students in class.

This lesson is adaptable – there are a set of questions for students to answer (individually or as a group) and you can use any instrument video of your choosing.

I’ve given a few examples below (and in the downloadable lesson plan).

This could work as a quick mini-lesson, or fill an entire regular lesson.  It can also work as a standalone activity or fit into a broader unit of work on a specific topic.

Get full lesson plan here!


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