This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2014-06-19.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3
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.
Information - Blues Music - Resources for Teachers
Resources to introduce the Mississippi Delta Blues to grades 6-12
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