A Sound Education: Wacky Waves
Slinky® toys easily model sound waves.
© Enoch Lau.
Did you know that sound travels through solids? Greg Vogt, EdD, explains how to make objects to demonstrate how sound travels. Each activity in this slide set may be used to present a class demonstration, set up as a sound station in the classroom, or conducted as a hands-on lesson student teams. Adjust quantities as needed.
Companion slide set for the presentation, "A Sound Education: Wacky Waves."