Developing Writing Skills Through Japanese Folk Music
Learners listen to Japanese folk songs to get inspired to create a writing piece about Japan. In this writing instructional activity, students use primary and secondary sources to add information about Japan.
Demystifying Stereotypes and Understanding Contemporary Cultures
Fourth graders compare and contrast folk songs from different cultures. In this music lesson, 4th graders listen to and list the attributes of selected Japanese and American folk songs. Students discover the customs, foods, and culture...
Germanic Music - Folk Songs
Young scholars explore Germanic music and culture. In this folk song lesson, students examine and compare 3 Germanic folks songs. The songs may be sung in German as pronunciation guides are included as well as sheet music.
Two by Two Guitars!
Students play three simple chords on guitar while singing American folk songs.