Overview

This collection of lessons is suitable for the upper elementary classroom. With popular music as the entry point, students compare superheroes with Greek mythological heroes, discover poetic devices in writing, consider what it means to be a good citizen. The collection also includes age-appropriate history lessons on the Great Migration, segregation and the Civil Rights Movement.

Lessons

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The Gospel Origins of “Chain of Fools”

Grades: High, Middle
Subjects: ELA, General Music
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The Beatles and American Segregation

Grades: High, Middle
Subjects: Social Studies/History
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The Music of the Civil Rights Movement

Grades: High
Subjects: Social Studies/History