Updated: May 11, 2020
Abigail Loyd, MT-BC teaches you how to make your own shaker using items you can find around your house. She then sings a song you can shake that homemade shaker along to! The song encourages direction following and active listening.
Do you want to make your own musical shaker?
All you need is...
A cup with a lid, or salt and pepper shakers, or a tupperware container, etc. AND
Rice, or dried beans, or seeds, etc.
Here is one of our music therapists showing you how to create a "make it yourself" shaker! She then sings a fun shaking song that promotes direction following and active listening.
Comment below or send us a picture or video of you making and playing your "make it yourself" shaker! Tag a friend who would also like to have some musical fun!