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From Pipes to String Instruments

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ENGAGE

1. Have you ever played or wanted to play a musical instrument? If so, which instrument?
2. What is the significance of using the PVC pipes to create the violins?
3. What are other materials that can be used to create musical instruments?

TEACH

Students will be able to identify the sections of the orchestra by analyzing the article “From Pipes to String Instruments” in order to create their own musical instrument from found materials.

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