EXPLORE the Stories behind these songs and how they relate their messages of Peace, Hope, Love and Freedom using the Universal Language of Music.
These themes REFLECT the Struggles, Hopes and Dreams of President Abraham Lincoln and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to help ALL PEOPLE enjoy a life of FREEDOM.
What You Get:
♫ Small bits of information for each song in outline form, in a newsletter format.
♫ 2 different versions of the same Crossword Puzzle. One version has a word bank. The Crossword Puzzle corresponds to the bits of information in the newsletter. Answer Key included.
♫ Written Response Worksheets for EACH song Video Performance. Response questions include: Short Answer, Multiple Choice and True and False.
♫ Answer Keys included for each written response worksheet even though some of the answers are opinions and will vary.
♫ Video Links to the following Songs
♫“We Shall Overcome” by, Dianna Ross
♫“Abraham, Martin and John” by, Dion
♫“Free At Last” from the musical Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
♫“I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing” by, The New Seekers
♫“I’d Like To Buy The World A Coke” Jingle
♫“Do You Hear What I Hear?” by, Bing Crosby
♫“Let There Be Peace On Earth” by, Vince Gill
♫“Let There Be Peace On Earth” by, The Inter-Religious Choir
(Due to copyright laws no soundtrack is provided.)
This resource is very FLEXIBLE
♪ Whole Group instruction led by the teacher
♪ Whole Packet
♪ Pick and Choose a song or 2
♪ Individual Student Project during class instruction time
♪ Homework Assignment
♪ Leave for a substitute
Great for the General Classroom Teacher to *CONNECT* the curriculum!