The Big Apple Dance Craze 1937 - Smart Notebook

NOTEBOOK (SMARTboard) File (13 MB|10 pages)

Also included in

  1. This bundle of Smart Notebooks will take you and your students through music and music history activities that cover early jazz and blues from the 1910's through the 1930's. It includes all of the individual products listed below:Bessie Smith & the Classic Blues Smart NotebookLouis Armstrong Ne
    Save $3.25


Are your students getting spring fever? Would you like something to get them moving? Try the Big Apple! This Smart Notebook contains brief historical information on the Big Apple dance club where the 1937 dance craze, The Big Apple began. Links to YouTube videos offer historical film highlights, as well as a modern dance lesson. Practice your dance steps to Tommy Dorsey's hit, The Big Apple. Don't have a Smartboard? Check out the PowerPoint version: The Big Apple Dance Craze 1937-PowerPoint.

This lesson will make a perfect follow-up to Harlem Renaissance Musicians-Duke Ellington and Bennie Goodman.

This resource may be useful when included with a study of Black History Month, African American History Month, Jazz, and Blues.

****Updated to reflect changes in the Smart Notebook Update 16.2****
Please download your revised version.

You may also be interested in these products in my store:
Bessie Smith & the Classic Blues Smart Notebook
Louis Armstrong New Orleans Jazz Smart Notebook
The Great Jazz Migration and Harlem Stride-Style Piano Smart Notebook
Early Jazz & Blues Smart Notebook Bundle
Early Jazz & Blues PowerPoint Bundle

Black History Month, African American History Month, Jazz


Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star near the top of any page within my store and click it to become a follower. You will now receive customized email updates about this store. ☺

How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you. ☺

Total Pages
10 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.


Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up