Previous Post Next Post


20 Fabulous DIY Musical Games & Instruments To Try This Summer

By Selena Mae |

Not shared with friends Share now

Stuck for ideas this summer? Music is a natural part of everyday life for toddlers. I watch my little ones dance around to any and everything around them each and every day. Even if we don’t have any music playing. They’ll make up their own songs. They’ll sing to their toys.

Music provides a diverse, happy sensory environment for children, fostering joy and confidence. Exposing our kids to a wide variety of sounds, textures, colours and musical experiences stimulates their brain cells the same way it does us. If no other reason than by providing joy.

Introducing musical games doesn’t have to be pricey or time consuming. I’ve chosen some of my favourite DIY instrument and game ideas to share with you if you think your own little ones would benefit from having more music integrated into their every-day exploring, discovery, learning and play this summer…

20 Fabulous DIY Musical Games & Instruments For Toddlers

Summer Fun!

Click through for a variety of fun, frugal and easy DIY musical instruments and game ideas for kids >>>


More Babbles From Selena…

Selena is a crafty, culinary mom. Regular writer here and on Disney Baby. Part-time mischief maker, all the time geek. Proud of her Anishinaabe roots.

Elsewhere on the internets…

Via her humble beginnings, mastering in general mayhem: le petit rêve

About the Author

Selena Mae

Selena Burgess is a crafty, culinary, professional wrangler of the toddler variety. When the chaos permits, she writes stories and is addicted to documenting everyday life. In everything she does, Selena is proud of her Anishinaabe roots. This is a woman you want to revel (or kvetch), in motherhood with.

Read More

You May Also Like

« Go back to Toddler

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Comments, together with personal information accompanying them, may be used on and other Babble media platforms. Learn More.
Previous Post Next Post

Join the Real Time

Log in to Facebook to turn on your personal activity feed and see what your friends are reading, commenting on, and liking on Babble.

Further enhance your experience by turning on sharing to allow your own activity on Babble to be shared with your Facebook friends.

Simply click the "On" button and choose your level of sharing. You're in total control. Share everything or only the posts you choose. Reading about a sensitive topic? Toggle the sharing button to the "Off" position before reading the article or select "Share only posts I choose to share" in the share settings. You can always delete any item from your activity that you don't want shared, click to the next page for more info.

This app will collect your basic info and share your reading activity on Facebook.

Most Popular on Facebook

Facebook Activity

Your Babble Friends

    Your Friends' Activity

      Follow Babble