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ERIC Number: ED308107
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Pages: 79
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Folksong in the Classroom. Volume VIII, Numbers 1-2, 1987-88.
Scott, John A., Ed.; Seidman, Laurence I., Ed.
Folksong in the Classroom, v8 n1-2 Fall-Win 1987-88
This document contains two issues of a journal for elementary and secondary teachers which provide materials and teaching ideas for integrating folk music appreciation into social studies, literature, and humanities courses. Issue 1 covers the Federalist Period (1786-1801), and issue 2 the Jefferson and Madison years (1801-1816). Each song is set in its historical and social contexts through the use of brief histories throughout the journal, music and lyrics are provided, and follow-up classroom activities are presented. Issue 1 contains 13 songs and 13 suggested activities; Issue 2 contains 14 songs and 19 activities. (PPB)
Folksong in the Classroom, 140 Hill Park Avenue, Great Neck, NY 11021 ($4.00 per volume).
Publication Type: Creative Works; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A