Glass is a man-made material. It is very hard but can break easily. It is also transparent, so a common use for glass is to make windows. Glass is also used to make… you guessed it…. the glasses we use to drink from. In this minute, you can hear a glass being used to create a piece of music.

Can you think of some words to describe the sounds the glass made?

What do the sounds tell you about the material?

Are there other sounds a glass can make?

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