We found 630 reviewed resources for music in society
The Influence of Latin Music in Postwar New York City
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Music has often been called the international language that transcends cultures and regions. Scholars analyze the impact of Latin American music on New York City culture in the years following World War II. They research music, video,...
This Is Your Brain on Music
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Why does music affect people so deeply? Explore how music impacts the human brain through a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions series. The narrator discusses the anticipatory elements in different styles of music and...
The Universe in a Cup of Coffee
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Connect the chemical aspects of coffee to the world in which we live! Scholars consider the molecules within coffee and how they interact with the environment as they view an episode of the ACS Reaction series. From caffeine as a...
Classical Music Connection-Popular Music - Connecting Pachelbel, Beethoven, and Mussorgsky to Disco and Rap
5th - 9th
Students examine classical music and the "Art Rock" of 1967. They review classical themes in their original genre and discuss/analyze how pop musicians incorporate theses themes into a variety of pop music genres.
A Study Guide for The Phantom of the Opera
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Immerse yourself in the beautiful, twisted world of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera. A detailed lesson plan provides important details about the writing, stagecraft, music, and literary elements of the famous musical, as...
Listen and Learn: Pop Artists
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow do pop singers like Rihanna and Taylor Swift inspire change in society? Learners explore the topic by engaging in a close reading of articles about various musicians. Next, scholars listen to a chosen pop song and complete a writing...
The Role of Citizens in a Participatory Democracy
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Groups research participatory democracies and compare the role and rights of citizens in ancient history with those in recent U.S. history. Guided by a series of questions, individuals compose a persuasive essay in which they discuss the...
Australian Aboriginal Art and Storytelling
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Young explorers investigate Australian Aboriginal culture by listening to traditional Dreamtime stories and examining dot paintings created by Aboriginal artists. In addition, they locate the country on maps, discuss the geography of...
Music And Violence: What Message is Music Promoting To Our Youth
9th - 12th
Learners analyze several pieces of music and videos to examine how popular musicians and their music affect us as individuals and as a society. The perception of society's ideals, hypocrisy in government, and injustice are explored.