Three articles between 500-700 words focus on three composers: Bach, Handel, and Scarlatti. Each article is accompanied by higher order thinking questions that require students to:
-draw conclusions and inferences
-make text to self connections
-make text-text connections
-determine author's purpose
-Analyze and synthesize information
These articles and accompanying questions are aligned with the following Common Core Standards and can be utilized in an ELA or General Music classroom:
Each article is broken up into smaller chunks on a single sheet to allow students to pace themselves and address one section at a time.
An excellent opportunity to utilize ARTS INTEGRATION methodologies by encouraging students to explore literacy and music simultaneously.