Talking drums are these cool West African percussion instruments where you squeeze the strings around the middle to change the tension on the drum heads and chang.
Using an empty plastic bottle, your child can create a newfangled version of this African percussion instrument.
Cajón A cajón (Spanish pronunciation: [kaˈxon], "crate," "drawer," or "box") is a kind of box drum played by slapping the front face (generally thin plywood) with the hands.
Homemade shakers and maracas Making Percussion Instruments for Children Music, Rhythm program
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Simple percussion dance via Childhood 101