Using painted craft sticks for handbell composition. -- great for composition! Use with boomwackers too
Music rhythm Legos for reading and simple composition. Use sharpie to write notes on one side, rests on the other.
Calm Down Spot? Rain Bottle -fill a dry empty bottle with a box of toothpicks. Add rice (uncooked) to the bottle leaving an empty space of about 1 1/2 inches at the top. Seal the lid. As you gently turn the bottle, the rice falls through the toothpicks, sounding like rain.
Story Sequencing with "The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything"