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Description
Two boxes – one with a red top, the other with a blue top; 6 cylinders inside each box. Inside each of the cylinders are beads of varying amounts so that when shaken, the sound produced varies.

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Purpose
  • To Refine the Auditory Sense
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Presentation
  • Place one set of cylinders in a vertical line on the table. Place the other set of cylinders in a vertical line on the table but not directly next to its pair in the other set. 
  • Bring down one cylinder from the right side line of cylinders. 
  • Shake it close to your ear. Invite the child to shake it. 
  • Bring down a cylinder from the left side line of cylinders. 
  • Shake it close to your ear. Invite the child to shake it. 
  • Determine whether or not they are the same loudness. If they are not a pair, place the cylinder from the left side at the end of its line and move all the cylinders in that line down. 
  • Bring down another cylinder from the left side line of cylinders. Determine if it is a pair. If not, continue in the same fashion as outlined above. If they are pairs, place them next to one another on the table. 
  • Continue until you have found all pairs.