Salt Shaker Noise Maker

Salt Shaker Noise Maker

Music is a shared experience that invites families to come together. Kids love playing, making, and dancing to
music—and now they can make their own instrument.

2 - 7
Est. Time:
<30 mins

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. empty salt container
  2. tape
  3. scrapbook paper
  4. ribbon
  5. glue
  6. markers (optional)
  1. Gather your materials. Fill the empty salt shaker with dried beans, popcorn kernels, rice or something that will make noise when it’s shaken.

  2. Seal the spout of the salt shaker with tape and use markers to draw designs on the ends of the shaker.

  3. Wrap some paper around the shaker and glue it into place.

  4. You can also glue some ribbon around the shaker.

  5. Once it is decorated and dry, just shake, shake, shake! What kind of music can you make?