Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years

These lessons will help students explore the influence The Beatles had on society during a period when significant historic and cultural events took place, such as JFK’s assassination, the civil rights movement, the rise of the teenager, and more. The program complements the new documentary The Beatles: Eight Days a Week—The Touring Years, which explores the band’s rise to fame and what life was like for these pop icons. Through lessons and videos, students will discover the power of the band as a musical and social force.