Part of TeachRock's LADAMA collection, this lesson teaches students to dance, sing in Spanish, and learn the basic rhythm of Joropo music. They will investigate how Joropo culture is inspired by the people of the high western plains of Venezuela and their relationship to the animals, plants, and geography of their natural environment. Students will also learn how oral tradition preserves and celebrates the unique history of the Venezuelan people.
JOROPO: MUSIC INSPIRED BY NATURE FROM THE HIGH PLAINS OF VENEZUELA
Subject Arts — Dance, Music • Physical Education • Social Emotional Learning • Social Studies — Geography
Grade Level PreK, Grades K-5