The History of Jazz
Pupils explain the timeline development of jazz music. They discuss how cultural influences can create new art forms and how music can be shown as art. They describe the names of instruments used in jazz music.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 15 Views 29 Downloads
Exploring the Harlem Renaissance Through Primary Sources
Students investigate the history of African Americans by researching art and culture. In this Harlem Renaissance lesson, students complete a graphic organizer based on the artistic and musical history of Harlem in the early 1900's....
3rd - 11th Visual & Performing Arts
Design a Postage Stamp for Black History Month
Learners research famous black Americans for Black History Month. In this art/black history lesson, students do internet research to explore the various achievements of black Americans throughout history. Learners design a postage stamp,...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Stroking the Senses: The Literature, Music, and Art of the Harlem Renaissance
Young scholars investigate the history of African Americans by researching Harlem. For this culture lesson, students examine a slide-show of images and identify the great African American singers and performers of the 20th century. ...
K - 6th Visual & Performing Arts