Type:

Other

Description:

Resources to introduce the Mississippi Delta Blues to grades 6-12

Subjects:

  • Arts > General
  • Arts > Music
  • Language Arts > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Delta Blues Music Rock and Roll Blues Mississippi

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

Collections:

None
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2014-06-19.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This resource is a rich collection of information and curriculum about the Blues.  External links are provided for:  a timeline of the Blues; an incredible integrated curriculum for teaching the Blues, including music, meaning, cotton, transportation, civil rights and media; the Lomax archive of traditional music; a rich resource of curriculum and activities of Train Music in Blues style; Freight Train blues recordings; Wikipedia on the Blues; traditional instruments; and Howlin Wolf.  The resource also provides hands-on information on using Garageband to make Blues and how to write Blues lyrics.  Teaching the Blues with this expansive and inclusive resource will provide an excellent education.

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