Indiana Expeditions with Rick Corsslin, Teacher Toolkit
Episode Video

Indiana Expeditions - The Science of Sound (Physical Science)

Do you like making music or making noise - or both? Host Rick Crosslin takes a trip into the amazing world of sound, the energy that helps us communicate, keeps us entertained and even provides life-saving warnings. But have you ever seen sound? How can you hear under water? And if you put your ear to the ground, will you get more than earful of dirt? No matter how you hear it, after these exciting experiments, you'll never look at sound the same way again!

Right Click a link below and select "Save As" to download.

MPEG-4 MPEG-4 Movie
Download Episode Video
Windows Media Windows Media Video
Download Episode Video
Adobe PDF Adobe Acrobat Document
Transcript (PDF)
MS Word Microsoft Word Document
Transcript (MS Word doc)
Lesson Plans

Lesson: Good Vibrations

Students will gain an understanding of how sound is created by air vibration.

Right Click a link below and select "Save As" to download.

MPEG-4 MPEG-4 Movie
Lesson: Good Vibrations
Windows Media Windows Media Video
Lesson: Good Vibrations
Adobe PDF Adobe Acrobat Document
Lesson: Good Vibrations
MS Word Microsoft Word Document
Lesson: Good Vibrations

Lesson: Percussion Party

Students will gain an understanding of how sound is created by percussion instruments.

Right Click a link below and select "Save As" to download.

MPEG-4 MPEG-4 Movie
Lesson: Percussion Party
Windows Media Windows Media Video
Lesson: Percussion Party
Adobe PDF Adobe Acrobat Document
Lesson: Percussion Party
MS Word Microsoft Word Document
Lesson: Percussion Party