ERIC Number: EJ1037983
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
Maya Angelou's Children's Books: Inspiration for Turning Poetry into Music
Beegle, Amy C.
General Music Today, v28 n1 p27-28 Oct 2014
This column presents books for children penned by Maya Angelou. These poems and stories, based on her experiences as an African American woman living in the United States, Egypt, Ghana, and South Africa, include extraordinary photography and artwork. Suggestions for inclusion in the general music classroom are provided.
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Poetry, Music Education, Classroom Techniques, Creativity, Musical Composition, Educational Strategies, Secondary School Curriculum
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
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