HOW IT WORKS?
Hit subsequent stone plates with mallet. How does the sound change depending on the place of hit? Does the size of plate have influence of the pitch? By hitting the plate you cause vibrations that lead to the creation of acoustic wave transported by air particles, which allows us to hear sound.
HOW IT INFLUENCES CHILD’S DEVELOPMENT?
In the age of common digitisation, activities that engage children to develop their artistic skills are especially worth attention. Due to its significant role in child’s development, music constitute as a key area, which should be given attention – it reinforces creativity and has impact on the development of important features, which are useful in adult life. Fun with music helps in developing intellectual and emotional skills. Lithophone is a simple and interesting instrument known since the Stone Age that possesses nice tones, which will certainly inspire its smallest users to musical experiments.