In addition to teaching ukulele, I also incorporated the Orff method of music education. One of the most requested activity during Orff lessons was playing on the xylophones.
| We had bass (biggest), alto (medium sized) and soprano (smallest) |
xylophones at my school.
To help the students remember which were the xylophones as opposed to metallophones or glockenspiels, I taught them this ditty:
Xylophones have wooden bars, wooden bars, wooden bars.