Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"

Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
0.58 MB   |   10 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

This is an activity that I created for my American History class that can be done in the classroom or in the computer lab (need access to YouTube).

Students listen to 6 songs (titles listed below) and are to analyze the songs in a graphic organizer and then complete a reflection. They should be able to compare and contrast the lyrics/tones from some of the popular songs of the 1970s. Then I follow up the activity with a discussion about the music/tones/lyrics.

Lyric sheets are provided for each of the 7 (Included an extra song - students still only have room on the chart for 6 songs) songs:
"Dancing Queen" - ABBA
"Stairway to Heaven" - Led Zeppelin
"Superstition" - Stevie Wonder
"Imagine" - John Lennon
"Bohemian Rhapsody" - Queen
"Stayin Alive" - Bee Gees
"I Will Survive" - Gloria Gaynor

Great follow up YouTube clip:
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1970s

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Please Check Out My Other Music Analysis Activities:
Activity: Music Analysis - 1920s & 1930s "Roaring Twenties & Great Depression"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1950s "Roots of Rock and Roll"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1960s "Rock and the British Invasion"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1980s "A Little Rock, But a Lot of Pop"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1990s "Alternative Music Becomes Popular"
Activity: Music Analysis - Vietnam Protest Songs
Total Pages
10
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
1 rating
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$5.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (55 Followers)
$5.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"
Activity: Music Analysis - 1970s "Era of Disco and Evolution"