This Song and Lesson Packet includes
- An MP3 of the song John Locke Soft Rock
- A synopsis/lyric handout with bold key terms
- A vocabulary and definitions handout
- A differentiated 3 tiered worksheet designed for your lower, middle, and highest achieving students.
John Locke Soft Rock explains how the revolutionary ideas of John Locke influenced the framers of the Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights,and Constitution. This is an upbeat pop song that illustrates the contrast between a time when people accepted their lot in life and Locke's idea of Natural Law, that people are in fact born with certain basic rights.
Key terms and vocabulary include John Locke, Natural Law, and Declaration of Independence.
This song can be sampled at HistoryTunes@iTunes
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