Are your students really interested in music? If so, then topics related to music can be a wonderful way to help them get going as essayists. This is about songs that Johnny Cash and Marty Robbins sang about the Battle of the Alamo. Whether your students are interested popular genres, writing about music can be wonderful for their critical thinking and analytical skills.Writing about music can be a great way to engage students with their passion while developing their skills as writers. This lesson offers some topics that will help your students address different aspects of music in their essays.