Praise Singing: Honoring Our Ancestors, Heroes and Ourselves
A curriculum module from Summer Institute for Educators participant, Doris Sadler-Davis
Published: Monday, January 10, 2011
Topic: Social Studies
Subject: Praise Singing: Honoring Our Ancestors, Heroes and Ourselves
Rationale: Use the effect of culture to enhance the core curriculum by using
elements of music, language, literature, history and geography.
- Develop a deeper understanding and appreciation for the meaning of music in African cultures by studying its elements and structures.
- Develop vocabulary associated with the the idea of Praise Singing
- Become generally knowledgeable about the physiographic,climatic and political geography of Africa.
- Develop Praise Songs/Poems and art element.
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