Teddy Had a Little Canal, Song and Lesson Packet, by History Tunes

Grade Levels
5th - 12th, Homeschool
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This Song and Lesson Packet includes

- An MP3 of the song Teddy Had a Little Canal

- 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.

This song, Teddy Had a Little Canal, gives Mary Had a Little Lamb a hiphop pop treatment, with a screaming guitar to boot. Students will understand the reasons behind the historic undertaking of building the Panama Canal, how it hastened travel, and how Teddy Roosevelt got it done.

Key terms and vocabulary in this song includes Panama Canal, Isthmus of Panama, and more.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Total Pages
3 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Integrate information from diverse sources, both primary and secondary, into a coherent understanding of an idea or event, noting discrepancies among sources.
Compare and contrast treatments of the same topic in several primary and secondary sources.
Analyze the relationship between a primary and secondary source on the same topic.


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