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Classroom & Kids
Classroom Musical Instruments
Classroom Tuned Percussion
Regardless of your age or skill level, playing music is supposed to be fun. Of course, anyone who is familiar with Boomwhackers knows that you don't have to be a musical genius to enjoy playing a percussion instrument. First introduced in 1995 by Craig Ramsell, these hollow, color-coded plastic tube instruments are tuned to different musical pitches by length. Since their creation, Boomwhackers have been enjoyed by millions, and many elementary music teachers have even implemented them into their own lesson plans. If you're still not familiar with Boomwhackers, the best place to start your search in this catalog is with the C Major Diatonic Scale Set (Upper Octave) Boomwhackers Tuned Percussion Tubes. This 8-note set allows youngsters to play more songs and is often favored over the pentatonic scale by most music educators. From C to shining C, this Boomwhacker collection is an excellent way to nurture a student's percussion talents.
In addition to Boomwhacker sets, you'll also find an impressive range of curriculums to choose from. For example, the Boom-a-Tunes Curriculum, Volume 1 (Book/CD) introduces students to treble music notation skills. Ideal for grades K to 3, Volume 1 features educational lyrics that teach the location of the notes on the staff. Consisting of over 20 lessons, you'll have your entire class singing and playing along to the plans and activities in this curriculum. And your options certainly don't end there. This section even has 5-note chromatic Boomwhacker sets, lightweight tube holders, Octavator Caps and even Whacker Mallets. Along with being perfect for younger children, Boomwhackers are also a popular tool for festivals, corporate events, and basically anywhere a large number of people are gathered for the purpose of being entertained. Whether you're a teacher, parent, or simply looking to amuse yourself, Boomwhackers will bring the joy of music to any activity.