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4 resources with the keyterm gourds

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Grow a Musical Instrument

For Teachers K - 6th
Music, culture, social studies, and plant growth all in one! Kids explore the various type of traditional African instruments that are made out of gourds. They then grow their own gourds and use them to create a wide variety of African...
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Painter of Gourds - Activity 1

For Teachers K - 11th
Students draw the contour of different gourd shapes in this introduction to a unit on Gourd Painting. The website includes other unit lessons all tied to meeting state standards in the Arts.
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Grow a Musical Instrument

For Teachers K - 12th
Learners participate in growing plants to make musical instruments. In this cross curricular music/science/social studies lesson, students learn about the gourd and how cultures around the world used it to make an instrument. Learners...
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Sorting Gourds

For Teachers K
Students discover different types of gourds.  In this plant comparison lesson, students compare and contrast several types of gourds based on shape, color and texture.  Students observe a video clip based on sorting gourds.