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The Hidden Music of Southeast Asia
Eighth graders explore the musical elements from Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia. They use singing, dancing, improvisation, and composition to duplicate a song from each country.
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Unit 1: Cortes and the Aztecs: Different Views of the World
Students explore the Aztec culture and the Conquistadors. In this Aztec lesson, students investigate the language and culture of the Aztec civilization. Over several days and lessons, students expand their study to explore the impact of...
4th - 10th Social Studies & History
Assembling Personal Narrative
The art of Santiago Bose is analyzed by budding artists. They fully examine a piece of art, making note of the various techniques and choices the artist made to express his ideas. They look for evidence that shows how Bose felt about...
4th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Rockin’ the World: Rock and Roll and Social Protest in 20th Century America
Students explore protest songs. In this interdisciplinary lesson, students examine issues-based music by summarizing lyrics and revealing inferences, generalizations, conclusions, and points of view found in the songs.
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Conflict, Tragedy and the Power of Art
Students investigate some the ways art has responded to conflict throughout history. Through teacher lecture and demonstration, students witness the historical background of a piece of artwork and how it reflects the conflict it...
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
The Art of Storytelling: Ramayana Character Studies
Take the text of the Ramayana and let it become a visual funfest of student interaction. View through PowerPoint artistic representations of the characters of the Ramayana and Mahabharata, and have pupils complete the character study...
4th - 12th Social Studies & History