Why Lesson Planet?
The history and marketing of pop music is the subject of this lesson. Students first read an article detailing definitions and historical shifts of pop music in society. The activity then provides kids with a few comprehension-level questions, including a timeline chart for the information in the above article. Students then have the opportunity to answer a research question, based on the information provided or their own research. This is a self-contained lesson that could be used as a supp