The Science of the Native American Flute: Make and Learn

Learn how to make a native American style flute out of PVC and how you can use this in your science class. Explore how to target a variety of curricular competencies at all levels with this workshop.

Use what you've learned in this workshop to bring your students to answer the following big questions:

How can you explore the properties of sound? (Science 1)

How are matter and energy related? (Science 3)

What are the different forms of energy and how can energy be transformed? (Science 4)

How do machines transfer energy? (Science 5)

How do matter and energy connect to the kinetic molecular theory? (Science 8)

What are the factors that affect wave behavior? (Physics 11)

How is science used in the construction of a musical instrument? (Science for Citizens 11)

Target Audience

Science 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, Physics 11, Science for citizens 11


2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Room 102

No prior registration required.


  • Ianick Leroux