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African American History Worksheet Packet - The Genesis of Jazz

Grade Levels
4th - 8th
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15 pages
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In this packet students will learn all about the origins of Jazz from Africa, the Caribbean and New Orleans. They will read about some of the most influential jazz musicians such as Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong and Charles “Buddy” Bolden. They will also learn how jazz music spread across America and the world.

After the reading, students will answer 8 multiple choice questions and 4 open ended essay questions. This product also includes a complete answer key including responses to the open-ended questions.

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Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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