Folk Song Project Editable

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Noteworthy by Jen
Grade Levels
5th - 8th
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30 pages
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Noteworthy by Jen


*Engage your middle school and upper elementary students with this project that researches the history of American folk songs.

*Students research the composer, history of the song, and historical context of their folk song and present it to their peers.

*Note: Be sure to look at the songs you allow students to research as many songs have a complex history. Decide if you want these to be discussed or not in your teaching setting. This can be a time for historical reflection and learning, but may note be appropriate in all settings.

*Great for a social studies project or for a general music or choir to fulfill the writing requirement.

*The grading rubric is editable so you can make it usable for your classroom.

*Files contained include PDF and power point format.





Total Pages
30 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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