South America

Introduction

Essential Question: What are your impressions of South American music?


Objectives: Students will read an introduction of South American and then discuss their impressions on South American music.


Materials: Moodle Lesson


Standards: 9.2.8.G - Relate works in the arts to geographic regions: Africa Asia Australia Central America Europe North America South America


Vocabulary:


  • Impressions - an idea, feeling, or opinion about something or someone, especially one formed with little evidence.
  • Street Musicians - People that perform instruments in public places for gratuities.

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Watch the video below and see if you know any of the countries in South America!

INTRODUCTION TO SOUTH AMERICA

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Location

South America is our friends to the South. South America is home to the highest waterfall, the largest river and the largest rainforest!

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South America is well know for its street musicians. Watch a little bit of the video below and focus on how and what they are performing!

The music from South America

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