20th Century Hip Hop Teacher Resources
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"Music Be the Food of Love:" Found Poetry with Shakespeare and Hip-Hop
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Lines from Shakespeare and from hip-hop artists provide learners with an opportunity to examine the literary devices these artists use to express their ideas about love. Groups use the provided lines to craft found poems, and then the...
From Aaliyah to Jay-Z: Captured Moments in Hip-hop History
6 mins 4th - 8th
To take "the definitive portrait of that person in that moment" is the quest of photographer and hip-hop historian Jonathan Mannion. In this short video, Mannion details his dedication to his art and the process he goes through to catch...
"Music Be the Food Of Love": Found Poetry with Shakespeare and Hip Hop
9th - 12th
Students create found poetry using lines from hip hop songs and Shakespeare's plays. They try to rewrite the words to music so that more people can explain Shakespeare's plays. They discuss the results of the activity.
And You Don't Stop - 30 Years of Hip-Hop, Episode 2, Lesson 3
9th - 12th
Students discuss how Run-D.M.C. brought Hip Hop into mainstream popularity. They discuss why melding two styles of music is popular and what the results have been through history. They take two songs and combine elements to make a new...