Hamilton Musical "Right Hand Man"

Hamilton Musical "Right Hand Man"
Hamilton Musical "Right Hand Man"
Hamilton Musical "Right Hand Man"
Hamilton Musical "Right Hand Man"
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This lesson includes student based activities that directly aligns with the song, "Right Hand Man" from the incredibly popular, Hamilton Musical. Student interest is peaked when the power of music is brought into the classroom. Students use the lyrics to participate in close reading, historical analysis and vocabulary building skills. The lesson concludes with a creative picture re-tell exercise. The lessons focuses on U.S. History content standards- covering topics like the American Revolutionary War, George Washington's military leadership, and the challenges faced by the Continental Army.

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When doing close reading of the lyrics these strategies can be effective:
1)Teacher starts by playing the song and students silently read along
2) As a class or in pairs students highlight main ideas, circle and define challenging vocabulary
3) Teacher guides the class in annotating historical references

Lyrics are provided and cited with the lesson materials, but this product DOES NOT include access to the audio of the songs. Teachers may purchase the Hamilton Musical soundtrack or use district technology access online. Read lyrics closely before implementing the lessons, some language may not be appropriate for Elementary grades.

A teacher resource for historical annotations: https://genius.com/albums/Original-broadway-cast-of-hamilton/Hamilton-original-broadway-cast-recording
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4 pages
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