Irish-Americans: Work and Song

Students explore Irish-American culture. In this immigration lesson, students watch video segments regarding immigration in the 1840's and 1850's. Students discuss the discrimination Irish-Americans faced as they listen to songs and examine photographs of the era. Students rewrite some lyrics to standard tunes using information they uncovered in this lesson.

9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 19 Views 28 Downloads
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