Scientific ideas over time: loudest sounds till roll timeline

20 January 2020

  • Curriculum areas (primary):
  • Light & sound
  • Age Group:
  • 7 - 11 years

When learning about sound it is quite fascinating for children to think about the loudest sounds that have ever been heard by humans. In doing this, children can think about a variety of real-life examples of sounds being created, suggesting what vibrations have caused the sound as well as discussing how loud sounds can affect hearing. In this activity, children will map 10 of the loudest sounds heard over the past two centuries on a timeline.

​Scientific ideas over time: loudest sounds till roll timeline​ (96.01 KB)
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