Global Soundscapes

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Sound Effects Studio Spring Break

Description: 

Global Soundscapes: Mission to Record the Earth is an interactive theatre program blending live presentation with audio and video recordings of biologists, environmental scientists, and indigenous peoples around the world. This program introduces students to the emerging field of Soundscape Ecology, focusing on the diversity and changes in ecosystems that can be detected through analysis of audio recordings. 

This program pairs well with the OMNIMAX film, Pulse: A STOMP Odyssey.

Global Soundscapes for Secondary is available only on Teen Tuesdays. This modified version for Environmental Studies 11 students will use spectrographic analysis to compare soundscape recordings, and learn how this data is used to help scientists conserve and protect fragile ecosystems.

Global Soundscapes - Trailer for Science Theatres

Cost: 

$4 per student

Duration: 

  • 45 min

Date: 

Global Soundscapes for Secondary available only on Teen Tuesdays.

Availability: 

10am

Grade Level(s): 

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 11

Topic: 

  • Animals
  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Sound

Language: 

English

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