Zip File Contains:
Slideshow with Roll Over Beethoven just video and lyrics. (this is a keynote file for mac and a powerpoint for PC)
Students to learn about the birth of rock n roll through teacher led discussion.... the birth of the teenager! Move over adults, young persons world, etc etc! KS3 love this discussion/knowledge of pop culture history! REBELLION! this is ground zero for all the pop music we listen to today! etc! I have yet to teach this SOW to a class who were not enthusiastic about it. How can you not tap your foot to rock n roll?
All sheets contain 12 bar blues pattern.
Guitar sheet containing easy, medium, hard chords.
easy piano sheet - root notes
medium piano sheet - root and 3rd
hard piano sheet - full triads
bass guitar sheet
I teach this over a 6 week half term or a 12 week term.
Whole class lesson with singing warm ups etc then singing the song.
I do whole class lessons on piano/guitar with students rotating between instruments. I do this for 2/3 weeks.
Students then write their own lyrics about rock n roll, rebellion, teenage culture.
Get into small groups/bands and put together a performance of your original 12 bar blues rock n roll song.