Music Theories: Exploring the Music World Through Reviews and Research


  • Aug 10 2010 1:09 AM

    Mary Kay Monson


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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore the inception and evolution of hip-hop music as a springboard for writing music reviews and researching other genres of music.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Music, Reading Comprehension, Psychology, History-Social Science, Electives, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Brainstorming; Hands-on Learning; Discussions