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Re: rainsticks

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Cynthia Mesko (
Sun, 9 Feb 1997 12:27:57 -0700 (MST)

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Well the process that I have seen used here in our Science Class is using
a long tube like the ones you use to mail a poster through the mail with,
and then putting toothpicks throughout the tube and then putting rice
inside to make the rain sound through the tube. Cindy

On Thu, 6 Feb 1997, Frank Cone wrote:

> stratk_6 wrote:
> >
> > Does anyone have directions on how to make a rainstick?
> > T.I.A.
> > -Lisa Schaa
> > stratk_6
> In a teacher class on rainforests we made them with paper towel rolls,
> sewing pins and then covered them with book tape (kids could then cover
> with artwork). We used a type of rice that looks like little pearls.
> The more random pins that you used, the slower the rain.

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