A 13 page booklet with guided questions in chronological order for older students on the evolution of pop music through the 1900s till the present. The focus is on how mass media influences consumers, the changes that occurred in how we consume music and how many genres of music came to be. There are descriptions about key musical aspects in the genres. Perfect for grades 7-9
The material is from: The Evolution of Popular Music”, section 6.1 from the book Mass Communication, Media, and Culture (v. 1.0) which is available online for free. I put it into a more user friendly format.