This Song and Lesson Packet includes
- An MP3 of the song Triangular Trade
- 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.
Triangular Trade explains the three legged trade route over which enslaved Africans, rum, and molasses were exchanged. The song emphasiszes the cyclical nature of the trade route and explains the significance of the Middle Passage. Students will enjoy the catchy bounciness of this pop song.
Key terms and vocabulary include Middle Passage and Triangular Trade.
This song can be sampled at HistoryTunes@iTunes
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