Music Lesson Plans in High School Arts

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"Glory and the Continuing Civil Rights Movement"
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
How does John Legend and Common’s song “Glory” signal Civil Rights movements of the past and the present? In this lesson, students compare the music...
Mastering the Art of Hosting Events
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  • Music
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
When you think of an excellent way to bring people together and have a good time, the best thing and perhaps the only thing that comes to mind is to...
Music History: Blind Willie Johnson and the Music Sent to Space
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Pennsylvania DOE
Students will learn about one of the most influential blues guitarist of the early 1900s, Blind Willie Johnson. They will read an article detailing...
An introduction to improvisation and jazz history in America
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  • Music
  • High School
Take a journey to discover the history of Jazz music in America! This lesson will help your class understand the roots of Jazz music, and introduce...
Indigenous Music from Wounded Knee to the Billboard Charts
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Common Core
This lesson on Indigenous music explores the following question: "In what ways did the music of Native Americans mark them as outsiders from the...
Music induction lesson
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2016
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  • Music
  • MS, HS
Have you got a Music induction lesson for 6th Grade-8th Grade or 9th Grade-12th Grade coming up? Try this introduction to thinking about what makes...
9/11 - A NYC SONGWRITER'S RESPONSE TO TRAGEDY
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New York DOE
Hank Fellows, a New York City songwriter, wrote three 9/11 songs following the attacks on the World Trade Center. These songs have been performed...
Jazz Dance Unit- Grades 9-12
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Teach a Jazz Dance unit in high school Physical Education to teach students the history of Jazz Dance and key terms to use for choregraphy. Meets...
8 Ideas for Teaching about Hispanic Heritage Month
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
In commemoration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, we present this resource to help teachers engage students in thinking broadly and critically...
Student Confusion in the Classroom Lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
This lesson on student confusion in the classroom helps students articulate what it means to be confused in class, how we can fix our confusion, and...