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Latin-American Intruments - Make Your Own Maracas

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PreK - 4th, Homeschool
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Maracas are one of the simplest instruments to play. With roots in Latin American and Hispanic culture, they consist of a pair of rattles with handles. This pdf shares the history of this percussion instrument as well as an easy craft activity to make your own maracas at home or in school from recycled materials.

Complete supply list for the craft plus playing techniques and suggestions are included in this download. This is a fun activity for Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th – October 15th) or any time of year!

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