Makey Makey Orchestra

In this learning sequence students explore an orchestra and use Makey Makey to make a musical instrument for an ensemble.

Additional details

Year band(s) 5-6
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Design thinking, Impact and interactions, Algorithms
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Investigate the main internal components of common digital systems and their function


Examine how digital systems form networks to transmit data


Design algorithms involving multiple alternatives (branching) and iteration

Technologies & Programming Language​s Electronic programming boards
Keywords Think like an inventor Music, Sounds, Networks, Makey Makey, Maker spaces, Think like an inventor
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs The Arts, STEM



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