US HIST THRU MUSIC

Topic: Curriculum and Instruction
Instructor: Michael DeMario
Method: Online (PDS)
Sponsor: AU Main Campus
Location: APD

Course Description:

From You Tube to Ipods -- today's student is surrounded by music.  Our country's history can be traced through populat music of the times.  Why not use this media to motivate student learning?  Popular American music has often reflected the political and social climate of its era.  Participants in this course will explore, examine, and "rock out" to some of the music that tells the American story.  From Civil War music to modern day rap and pop music -- particpants will create classroom ready lessons to motivate the 21st Century learner, aligned to the common core.  This course is appropriate for K-12 history and ELA educators.

Costs: $630, $45
Timespan of Course:
December 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014
Contact E-mail: demariom@vschsd.org

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    Online
Registration Information:
Course Number: 235
Course Section Name: EDU*6130*F3
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 3.00
Subject: EDU