This Smart Notebook file can be the basis for a unit on musicians of the Harlem Renaissance and swing music. It can function as a stand-alone unit or as a part of a larger study on early jazz that might include these Smart Notebooks:
Louis Armstrong New Orleans Jazz Smart Notebook
Bessie Smith & the Classic Blues Smart Notebook
The Great Jazz Migration and Harlem Stride-Style Piano Smart Notebook
The Big Apple Dance Craze 1937 - Smart Notebook
This product is also included in the Early Jazz & Blues Smart Notebook Bundle
Interactive pages contain facts about the Harlem Renaissance, characteristics of Swing music, Big Bands, Analyze the Form, and 5 quick quiz questions useful for exit tickets. Individual musician interactive pages for Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman contain biographical facts and links to YouTube videos.
This resource may be useful when included with a study of Black History Month, African American History Month, Jazz, and especially Blues.
****Updated to reflect changes in the Smart Notebook Update 16.2****
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