It's hard to figure out how to teach about and honor a political figure like MLK in music class. Let this activity launch your music class into discussions on harmony, melody, history, and Soundtracking.
This unique activity combines Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings" as a unique soundtrack to the inspiring "I Have a Dream" speech. Your students will come alive hearing this familiar speech in a new context and you may find yourself...inspired.
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