Patriotic Songs Teacher Resources
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Let Freedom Sing: A patriotic Program for Grades 1-6
Students understand information and stories contained in patriotic songs. In this patriotic music lesson, students participate in grade appropriate lessons to understand the music and lyrics of patriotic songs. Students perform the patriotic songs.
1st - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 50 Views 199 Downloads
First graders recognize patriotic songs of America. In this historical music instructional activity, 1st graders discuss the historical background of the song "Yankee Doodle" and repeat the lyrics after the instructor. Students read the lyrics to the song "America" and use a flip-chart to memorize the words.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 22 Downloads
Pictures say a 1000 words
Students illustrate a patriot song through a student created art slide show for a patriotic holiday event. They display their slide show in their Veteran's Day program. The words and pictures were choreographed to be together. This project is time consuming, but the results are well worth it.
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Students investigate the recent federal appeals court decision finding the Pledge of Allegiance unconstitutional. They further investigate the notions of constitutionality and separation between church and state by analyzing a patriotic song.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Patriotic Music: Three Cheers for the Red, White & Blue
Young scholars examine the patriotic songs of the 1940's and compare them to those of today. They identify elements that classify a song as patriotic, listen to several examples and complete Venn diagrams contrasting different examples.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 31 Views 58 Downloads
Showing Patriotism Through Music
Fifth graders explore various types of patriotic music. They conduct Internet research on the composer and historical background of a selected patriotic song, and create and present a Powerpoint presentation to the class.
5th Social Studies & History 5 Views 112 Downloads
Let Freedom Sing: A Patriotic Program for Grades 1 - 6
Students explore the history, meaningful background, and significance of Patriotic songs in the eight lessons of this unit. Each of the different grade levels experience a different amount of lessons all culminating in a Patriotic Program.
1st - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 87 Downloads
Anonymous Patriots: Songs of the Revolution
Give your class a deeper understanding of the context and meaning behind early American song lyrics. By reading the lyrics to "Yankee Doodle" and "Revolutionary Tea," high schoolers will practice analysis by examining the structure and figurative language used.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 8 Views 176 Downloads
Arranging Patriotic Songs for Chorus
Students examine the melody of a patriotic song by playing it on the piano and having them sing it back to the teacher and are assigned a specific patriotic song to arrange for voices. They create their own four-part choral arrangement of the selected song.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Yankee Doodle... More than Just a Catchy Tune
Students investigate the history of patriotic music and practice singing the tunes with classmates. For this U.S. History lesson, students examine lyrics of the traditional song "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and discuss the differing points of view in the song.
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 23 Views 152 Downloads
American Geography Lesson: Teaching Kids About the World
Students study the geography of America. In this geography lesson, students study a map of the United States and create a list of the states in alphabetical order. Students choose a state to research and report on. The report includes population, location, etc.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 24 Views 59 Downloads